Centre for Social and Organizational Studies (CEOS)

The Centre for Organisational and Social Studies of the Polytechnic of Porto (CEOS.PP) was created in 2017 and is aligned with the mission of the Porto Accounting and Business School (ISCAP/IPP), where it is based. CEOS.PP is accredited by the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) since 2020 in the area of Digital Services - Social, Cultural, Economic or of Public Administration.

It is a priority of the Centre to actively contribute to the social, digital and technological development of society, organizations and people.

CEOS.PP researchers work towards the development and promotion of digital skills and solutions that contribute to digital transformation.

CEOS.PP's mission is based on three fundamental axes:

  • Development of inter and multidisciplinary Research, Development and Innovation activities;
  • Providing specialized services to the community;
  • Providing advanced training in the areas of Business and Legal Sciences, Communication and Education and Information Technologies and Systems.

CEOS.PP currently integrates over 130  researchers in the various areas of knowledge that make up the nine centr’s research groups: Accountability and Reporting; Business, Social and Educational Analytics; Communication and Languages in Organizational Environments; Digital Strategies for Marketing and Communication; Entrepreneurship and Innovation; Human Resources: empowering people, organizations and communities; Information Systems and Technologies in Organizations; Organizational and Social Development through Innovation and Social Economy.

Each of these groups reflects the multidisciplinary that characterizes the distinctive identity of the research carried out at CEOS.PP.

Governing Board
Sandrina Teixeira (Diretor)
João Vidal Carvalho (Vice-Diretor)
Maria da Graça Chorão (Vice-Diretor)


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