Nuno M. Guimarães


Positions, Affiliations and Memberships


Postal Address : Departamento de Informática, C6, Piso 3
Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa
Campo Grande, 1749-016 Lisboa, Portugal

Tel.: : (+351)217500124

email : see homepage - nmg (@) fc.ul.pt

web : http://www.di.fc.ul.pt/~nmg


Short CV

Nuno Guimarães graduated in Electrotechnical Engineering at the Technical University of Lisbon, Instituto Superior Técnico (School of Engineering), Portugal, in 1983. He completed his MsC in Computer and Electrotechnical Engineering at the same School in 1987, his PhD in June 1992, and received the title of Agregado em Informática in July 1999, from the University of Lisbon. From 1986 to 1997, he taught at the Electrotechnical and Computer Engineering Department of IST.  Since September 1997, he teaches at the Informatics Department of the Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, currently as Full Professor (since May 2001) . He was Dean of the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon (2003-2009). In 2010, he was Invited Professor at the Technical University of Berlin, Institut für Psychologie und Arbeitswissenchaft, Fak V - Verkehrs- und Maschinensysteme.

From 1982 to 1997, he was a researcher of INESC, Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores, Lisbon, Portugal. Since 1990, he was responsible for the "Multimedia and Interaction Techniques" Group, and participated in technical developments and co-ordination of national and international projects. Between 1989 and 1991, he was a consultant for Bell Labs, AT&T, Murray Hill, New Jersey, "Software Systems Principles Research Lab'', working in the areas of User Interfaces and Hypermedia Systems.

From 1992 until 1990, he was a member of Executive Board of PUUG (Portuguese Unix Users Group), and one of the individual founders of Eunet Portugal, later KPNQwest Portugal. In 1996, he co-founded of Ergoprocesso, a start up consulting company in the areas of Multimedia, Workflow and Collaborative Computing. He also created 4VDO - Sistemas e Serviços Multimédia SA (Video indexing services) and OnTV - Sistemas e Serviços de Televisão Interactiva SA (Interactive Television Systems integrator).

 


Standard CV

Name Nuno Manuel de Carvalho Ferreira Guimarães
Place and date of birth Lisbon, 60/01/25
Nationality Portuguese
Institutional Address Departamento de Informática, C5, Piso 1
Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa
Campo Grande, 1749-016 Lisboa, Portugal
Phone  (+351)217500124
Email    nmg (at) di.fc.ul.pt

Academic Degrees

Agregação in Informatics, at FCUL, University of Lisbon , 1999
PhD in Electrotechnical and Computer Engineering, at IST, Technical University of Lisbon , 1992
MSc in Electrotechnical and Computer Engineering, at IST, Technical University of Lisbon , 1987
Degree in Electrotechnical Engineering, at IST, Technical University of Lisbon , 1983

Present Position

Full Professor,  Informatics Department, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, since Sept 1997

Previous Positions

From 1986 to 1997 : Faculty member at the Electrotechnical and Computer Engineering Dept of IST.
From 1982 to 1997 : Researcher at INESC, Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores, Lisbon, Portugal.
From 1990 to 1997 : Responsible for the "Multimedia and Interaction Techniques" Group
From 1989 to 1991 : Consultant at Bell Labs, AT&T, NJ, "Software Systems Principles Research Lab''.

Main scientific area of research

    Human Computer Interaction

Other scientific areas of interest

    Multimedia and Hypermedia Systems
    Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW)
    Organizational Computing