Nuno Boavida

PhD in Technology Assessment, M.Sc in Industrial Relations and Personnel Management, Licenciatura (5 years) in Industrial Production Engineering

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PhD projects

CrowdWork, Involve, Wrok-life balance, MetalWorkers 4.0

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Research interests

Nuno Boavida is a specialist working in the intersection of technology and labour. The integrated researcher of CICS.NOVA is the leader of the European project CROWDWORK (running from 2019 to 2021) that aims to find new strategies to organize workers of digital platforms in the Gig economy. The researcher is also involved in three other European research projects until 2022: (1) INVOLVE - Involving social partners in dual Vocational Training governance: exploring the contribution of social partners in the design, renewal and implementation of dual VET; (2) WORK-LIFE BALANCE - Role of collective bargaining in shaping work-life balance in the public service sector - challenges and perspectives; and (3) METALWORKERS 4.0 – high skills of employees as a measure for high adaptability of enterprises to technological changes. From 2018 to 2020, Nuno Boavida worked in the European project DEEP VIEW that aims to study the social dialogue and collective bargaining practices that address the various effects of teleworking, digital work, virtual work and/or telecommuting. He is the Deputy-Director of the Observatory of Technology Assessment of CICS.NOVA since 2016. In the past, Nuno Boavida worked on research projects related to innovation indicators, technology assessment and labour studies, and had significant experience with both quantitative and qualitative research methods.

Education/Academic qualification

Technology Assessment, Doctorate, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa

31 Oct 000115 Dec 2015

Industrial Relations, Master, Univ London London Sch Econ & Polit Sci, London School Economics & Political Science, University of London

30 Sep 200030 Sep 2001

Industrial Production Engineering, Bachelor, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa

1 Sep 199321 Dec 1999


  • TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
  • Technology
  • Labour Movements
  • Innovation
  • HD28 Management. Industrial Management
  • Industrial Relations
  • HM Sociology
  • Sociology of Technology
  • Labour sociology

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Research Output at NOVA

Virtual work in Portugal: a literature review

Boavida, N. & Moniz, A. B., Jun 2020, In : International Journal on Working Conditions. 19, p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

DEEP VIEW Comparative Report: Preliminary findings: Desk research

Miguel de Sanz, P., Arasanz, J., Frías, J., Jørgensen, C., Navrbjerg, S. E., Papouschek, U., Haidinger, B., Osila, L., Masso, M., Boavida, N. & Moniz, A. B., 2019, Projecto DEEP VIEW (DEcEnt and Productive VIrtual Work): Exploring the contribution of social dialogue and collective bargaining in the promotion of decent and productive virtual work. 41 p.

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    • 2 Editorial activity
    • 1 Types of Business and Community - Membership of public/government advisory/policy group or panel

    Agenda nacional de Investigação & inovação em "Trabalho, robotização e qualificação do emprego em Portugal"

    António Brandão Moniz (Chair), José Bonfim (Host), Tiago Santos Pereira (Host), Luís Manuel Camarinha-Matos (Member), Ilona Kovács (Member), Vitor Corado Simões (Member), Pedro U. Lima (Member), Victor Neto (Member), Jose Barata de Oliveira (Member), Fátima Suleman (Member), Nuno Boavida (Member), Carlos A. Ramos (Member)
    2016 → …

    Activity: OtherTypes of Business and Community - Membership of public/government advisory/policy group or panel

    IET Working Papers Series (Journal)

    António Brandão Moniz (Editorial board member), Nuno Boavida (Editorial board member), José Martin Miquel Cabeças (Editorial board member), António Fernando Caldeira Lagem Abrantes (Editorial board member)
    Jan 2007 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

    Enterprise and Work innovation Studies (Journal)

    António Brandão Moniz (Editor), António Lucas Soares (Editorial board member), Bettina Krings (Editorial board member), Birgit Blättel-Mink (Editorial board member), Carlos Alberto da Silva (Editorial board member), George L. Smith (Editorial board member), Nuno Boavida (Editorial board member), Susana Martins Moretto (Editorial board member), Carolina F. Machado (Editorial board member), Daniel Cornfield (Editorial board member), Duarte Miguel Machado Carneiro de Brito (Editorial board member), Elaine M. Aspinwall (Editorial board member), Fátima Assunção (Editorial board member), Geert Van Hootegem (Editorial board member), Juan José Castillo (Editorial board member), Jörg Flecker (Editorial board member), Lia Maldonado Teles de Vasconcelos (Editorial board member), Luís Baptista (Editorial board member), Manuel Laranja (Editorial board member), Manuel Mira Godinho (Editorial board member), Márcia de Paula Leite (Editorial board member), Maria Paula Diogo (Editorial board member), Monique Ramioul (Editorial board member), Oriol Homs (Editorial board member), Maria do Rosário Macário (Editorial board member), Riita Lavikka (Editorial board member), Stefan Kuhlmann (Editorial board member), Ursula Huws (Editorial board member)
    Oct 2005 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity