Paulo ROSA
European Commission - Joint Research Centre
Paulo Rosa holds a Ph.D. in Digital Media and a Master degree in Environmental Management Systems both from the New University of Lisbon. He works at the European Commission's Joint Research Centre, in the field of Citizen Engagement. His research revolves around the governance of technoscience with focus on the societal implications; the engagement of citizens in science, in particular in citizen science and do-it-yourself (DIY) science; and the potential of the Maker Movement in democratizing innovation and the creation of technology.
Paulo has a strong hands-on experience in the design and development of innovative information and communication technologies focused on science communication, environmental education and public engagement; the design and implementation of virtual citizen participatory methods; and the development of online interactive applications to extended governance initiatives in areas of risk governance and sustainability.