Faculty Profile

Tiago André Ferreira Lopes

Assistant Professor

  • PhD (International Relations), Lisbon University - 2013
  • BA (Media Sciences), Polytechnic Institute of Tomar - 2008
Area of Specialization: (International Relations)
Professional Activities:
On-board Status: Available

Work Experience:

  • - Assistant Professor at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (Aug-2015 to PRESENT)
  • - Researcher at ZEF Solutions Oy, Finland (Jan-2015 to May-2015)
  • - Assistant Professor Assistant Professor, Kirikkale University, Faculty of Economic and Administrative Sciences, Turkey, January 1, 2014 – December 31, 2014 at Kirikkale University (Jan-2014 to Dec-2014)
  • - Lecturer Lecturer, Kirikkale University, Faculty of Economic and Administrative Sciences, Turkey, September 16, 2013 – December 31, 2013 at Kirikkale University (Sep-2013 to Dec-2013)
  • - Researcher & Administrator Researcher & Administrator, State Building and Fragility Monitor, Lisbon, Portugal, October 3, 2011 – September 13, 2013 at State Building and Fragility Monitor (Oct-2011 to Sep-2013)
  • - Researcher Researcher, Orient Institute, Rua Almerindo Lessa, Pólo Universitário do Alto da Ajuda, Lisbon, June 22, 2009 – December 28, 2012 at Orient Institute (Jun-2009 to Dec-2012)
  • - Junior Consultant Junior Consultant, Mapa das Ideias Lda, Avenida Brasil, March 30, 2009 – September 11, 2009 at Map of Ideas Ltd, Avenue Brazil (Mar-2009 to Sep-2009)

Membership & Affiliations:
  • - RESEARCHER, Observatory for Human Security
  • - ACAD. DIRECTOR, Sustainable leadership initiat
  • - SENIOR ANALYST, Wikistrat
  • - MEMBER-ADVISORY, Youth Assoc for Greater Europe
  • - EXPERT & MEMBER, Board of the Strategic Outlook
  • - RESEARCHER, Cntr Admin. & Public Policies

Honors & Awards:
  • - Nomination, Nominated as Senior Ambassador of the Youth to Youth Action Hub, Vilnius, Lithuania, 2015
  • - Nikola Tesla Silver Coin, Awarded with the Nikola Tesla Silver Coin, Matica Srpska, Serbia, 2014
  • - Nomination, Nominated as Cross-Cultural Ambassador of the UNESCO Club, Sorbonne University, 2013
  • - Ambassador Honorarium, Ambassador Honorarium of the International Youth Forum: Seliger 2011, organized by the Federal Agency for Youth Affairs, Russian Federation, 2011
  • - Two times winner of the Scholarship, Two times winner of the scholarship attributed by Caixa Geral de Depósitos (CGD) to the best student of the Superior School of Technology of Abrantes (Tomar’s Polytechnic Institute), 2006/2007, 2007/2008
  • - Winner of a Scholarship, Winner of one of the seven scholarships attributed to the best students of the entire Tomar’s Polytechnic Institute, 2006/2007
  • - Winner of Scholarship, Winner of a scholarship attributed to the best students at the Secondary School Dr. Solano de Abreu (Portugal), 2002/2003

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Research Interest

List to come

  • History, Theory and Practice o
  1. Tiago André Ferreira Lopes "From Peter I to Vladimir Putin: Synoptic vision of the evolution of the debate about Russian national identity", Daxiyangguo: Portuguese Journal of Asian Studies, Dec 30, 2016, Lisbon, Portugal
  2. Tiago André Ferreira Lopes "The Need to Remember and Rediscover Nikola Tesla’s Legacy", The Essential Nikola Tesla: Peace Building Endeavor (Aleksandar Protic, Ed.), Apr 09, 2015, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia
  3. Tiago André Ferreira Lopes "O Confronto dos Projectos Nacionais no Cáucaso Norte", Nota de Rodapé, Jan 30, 2015, Paris, France
  4. Tiago André Ferreira Lopes "The Unsustainable Factor of the Colour Revolutions: Assessing the Sustainable Leadership Concept Usability", IBA Journal of Management and Leadership, Jul 01, 2014, Mumbai, India
  5. Tiago André Ferreira Lopes "Rethinking Transitology: Looking for a new Democratic Standard to Re-Start Post-Soviet Unfinished Transitions", Daxiyangguo: Portuguese Review of Asian Studies, Jan 01, 2014, Lisbon, Portugal
  6. Tiago André Ferreira Lopes "Presidential Demigods: Turkmenistan’s Mythologization of Post-Soviet Politics", Mythological Models and Ritual Behavior in the Soviet and Post-Soviet Sphere (A S Arkhipova, Ed.), Dec 02, 2013, Moscow, Russian Federation
  7. Tiago André Ferreira Lopes "The Idea of Macro-Communal Space and its Applicability to the Ethno-Complex Societies of the Post-Soviet Caucasus and Central Asia", E-cadernos, Nov 04, 2013, Coimbra, Portugal
  8. Tiago André Ferreira Lopes "Human Security Paradigms and Economic Crisis in first year of the North Caucasus Federal District", Brazilian Political Science Review, Jan 01, 2013, Brazilia, Brazil
  9. Tiago André Ferreira Lopes "From the Formation of the Eurasian Space to the New Eurasianism - Reflection on the Geopolitical and Geo-strategic Identity of the Russian Federation", Daxiyangguo – Portuguese Review of Asian Studies, Jan 01, 2012, Lisbon, Portugal
  10. Tiago André Ferreira Lopes "From the Promise of a Post-Soviet Future to a New Chaos: A Synoptic Vision of the North Caucasus inside the Russian Federation", Disintegration of the USSR and the Consequences for Europe and the World, Volume II (Mieczyslaw Smolen & Michal Lubina, Ed.), Dec 30, 2011, Krakow, Poland
  11. Tiago André Ferreira Lopes "Human Security and Post-Crisis Reconstruction in the Republic of Kabardino-Balkaria: Draft of a Triadic Solution to Solve the Autonomist Crisis of 2009’s Summer", Human Security and Post-Crisis Reconstruction, May 27, 2011, Lisbon, Portugal
  12. Tiago André Ferreira Lopes "From Diaspora to Nation Building: The Case Study of Circassia", Daxiyangguo – Portuguese Review of Asian Studies, Jan 01, 2011, Lisbon, Portugal
  13. Tiago André Ferreira Lopes "Honor, Faith, Politics and Complexity from Cherkessk to Makhachkala - Analysis of the Rebirth of Ethno-Religious Nationalisms in North Caucasus", Daxiyangguo – Portuguese Review of Asian Studies, Jan 01, 2010, Lisbon, Portugal