João FERREIRA : Curriculum vitae 

Original version : PT 

Curriculum vitae (The MEP is solely responsible for the information published)  
Updated: 09/02/2015 

Education (qualifications and diplomas) 

  • 1996-2001 : University, Science: University of Lisbon

Professional career 

  • 2009-2014 : Member of the European Parliament (EU institution (other areas))
  • 2013-... : Member of Lisbon City Council (Public service /Government (other areas))
  • 2009-2009 : Senior technical manager in the Intermunicipal Water Association for the Setúbal region (AIA) (Public service /Government (other areas))
  • 2007-2008 : Technical consultant in a firm working on studies and projects in the field of the environment and land-use planning and management (Nemus, Lda.) (Private sector (other areas))
  • 2003-2007 : Associate member of the Centre for Ecology and Plant Biology in the Faculty of Science at Lisbon University Doctoral research grant-holder (Other)
  • 2001-2003 : Scientific research grant-holder in the museum, laboratory and botanical garden of Lisbon University (Other)
  • 2000-2001 : Scientific research grant-holder in the Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine at the New University of Lisbon (Other)

Political career 

Offices held in a political party or national trade union  
  • 2012-... : Member of the Central Committee of the Portuguese Communist Party (PCP), the executive committee of the PCP regional organisation in Lisbon and the executive committee of the Lisbon intellectual sector of the PCP
Offices held in local government bodies  
  • 2013-... : Member of Lisbon City Council
  • 1997-2005 : Member of the Ameixoeira Parish Assembly – Lisbon
Offices held in the EU institutions  
  • 2009-2014 : Member of the European Parliament

Other activities 

  • 2003-2007 : President of the executive committee of the Association of Scientific Research Grant-Holders (ABIC)
  • 2004-2005 : Portuguese representative in EURODOC – European Council for Doctoral Candidates and Junior Researchers
  • 1999-2000 : Member of the executive council of the Faculty of Science at Lisbon University
  • 1997-2001 : Member of the Senate of Lisbon University, the Senate coordinating committee and the Lisbon University Assembly
  • 1997-2001 : Member of the Assembly of Representatives and the Pedagogical Council of the Faculty of Science at Lisbon University
  • 1996-2000 : Member of the executive committee of the students' association at Lisbon Faculty of Science

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