João Falcão e Cunha

Dean, FEUP

João Falcão e Cunha is currently the Director of Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto (FEUP), where he is also a Professor of the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management.

He has been involved in experimental and theoretical work in Computer Engineering and Systems Over the last 20 years. He holds a BS degree in Electrical Engineering from FEUP, a Master’s degree in Operational Research from Cranfield University, and a doctorate in Computer Science from Imperial College London.

He was the director of the courses of Integrated Master in Industrial Engineering and Management and of Master in Engineering of Services and Management of FEUP, coordinator of the MOBILE program for the exchange of engineering students from FEUP and of congenial schools in Brazil and academic director of the IBM’s Center for Advanced Studies in Portugal, located at the FEUP Campus (IBM CAS Portugal).