Ongoing research is structured into 2 research groups:
|Political Theory and Comparative Politics||International Relations, Security and Defence|
There are 4 proposed Thematic Lines that are divided into two areas, broadly corresponding with the two proposed Research Groups:
Political Theory and Comparative Politics:
- European and Western Civilization: Origins, Distinguishing Features, Present Challenges (LICEO) | Coord. Prof. João Carlos Espada;
- Research Line in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (LIPPE)| Coords. Prof. William Hasselberger and Prof. Orlando Samões.
International Relations, Security and Defence: