Nuno Sampaio

Invited Assistant Professor

Nuno Sampaio is Guest Professor, Associate Researcher, and Vice-president of the Strategic Council at the Institute for Political Studies of the Portuguese Catholic University, Lisbon.  He concluded his PhD on May 2018, “Democracy and Legitimacy in the European Union: the choice of the President of the European Commission”. 

Currently, he is Political Advisor to the President of the Portuguese Republic, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, and was Advisor for Parliamentary Affairs to the former President, Anibal Cavaco Silva. He often writes op-ed articles in the Portuguese media and is the author of a book about the Portuguese electoral system.