Nuno Videira has a PhD in Environmental Engineering from the New University of Lisbon (UNL) and an MPhil in System Dynamics from the University of Bergen. Currently he is Assistant Professor at the Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering of the Faculty of Sciences and Technology of UNL (www.fct.unl.pt), where he teaches on ecological economics, environmental management, participatory methods and integrative modelling. He is a also a member of CENSE - Center for Environmental and Sustainability Research (www.cense.fct.unl.pt) at FCT-UNL.
His research focuses on participatory modelling approaches for stakeholder engagement in environmental and sustainability issues, with recent applications to sustainable food consumption, degrowth pathways, and ecosystem services topics. He has participated in several national and European R&D projects, and has published widely in peer-reviewed conferences, books and scientific journals. He is currently member of the Board of the European Society for Ecological Economics (ESEE) (www.euroecolecon.org).