Maria João RODRIGUES : Curriculum vitae 

Original version : PT 

Curriculum vitae (The MEP is solely responsible for the information published)  
Updated: 22/04/2016 

Education (qualifications and diplomas) 

  • 1995-1995 : University, economics: agregação (ISCTE – Lisbon University Institute)
  • 1984-1987 : University, economics: doctorate (University of Paris I – Sorbonne)
  • 1980-1983 : University, economics: master's degrees (University of Paris I – Sorbonne)
  • 1972-1977 : University, social science: degree (ISCTE – Lisbon University Institute)

Professional career 

  • 2005-2007 : EU institution: special adviser to the European Commission
  • 2004-2009 : International organisation: adviser
  • 2002-2006 : EU institution: Chair of the European Commission Advisory Board for Socio-economic Sciences
  • 1998-2008 : EU institution: Chair of European Commission high-level groups
  • 1978-2008 : Public service, government: professor at the ISCTE – Lisbon University Institute
  • 2008-2014 : Public service, government (other areas): professor at the Université Libre de Bruxelles

Political career 

Offices held in a political party or national trade union  
  • 2009-2011 : Member of the Portuguese Socialist Party National Committee
Offices held in a national government  
  • 1995-1997 : Minister for Employment in the first Guterres Government
Offices held in an international political party organisation or an international trade union organisation  
  • 2008-2011 : Adviser to the President of the Party of European Socialists
Offices held in the EU institutions  
  • 2000-2000 : Special adviser to the Prime Minister (EU presidency)
  • 2004-2004 : Special adviser to the Prime Minister (EU presidency)
  • 2005-2007 : Special adviser to the European Commission
  • 2007-2007 : Special adviser to the Prime Minister (EU presidency)
Offices held in other European organisations  
  • 2001-2014 : Member of the Governing Board of Notre Europe – Institut Jacques Delors
  • 2002-2010 : Member of the Advisory Board of the European Policy Centre
Offices held in other international organisations  
  • 2001-2001 : General rapporteur for the ILO Global Employment Forum

Other activities 

  • 1994-1995 : Member of the Portuguese Economic and Social Council (person of recognised merit)

Honours 

  • Grand Officer of the Order of Prince Henry the Navigator (Portugal)
  • Order of the Oak Crown (Luxembourg)
  • Officer of the National Order of the Legion of Honour (France)

Contact 

  • Bruxelles 

    Parlement européen
    Bât. Altiero Spinelli
    14G258
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles/Brussel
     
  • Strasbourg 

    Parlement européen
    Bât. Louise Weiss
    T08033
    1, avenue du Président Robert Schuman
    CS 91024
    F-67070 Strasbourg Cedex
     
  • Postal address 

    European Parliament
    Rue Wiertz
    Altiero Spinelli 14G258
    1047 Brussels
     
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