Faculdade de Psicologia e de Ciências da Educação da Universidade do Porto
Sociology of education and education policies analysis with a focus on relationship between the state, the system of European governance and higher education institutions. Also interested research on the methods of analysis of education policies, mainly on the basis of the perspective of discourse analysis as theory and method.
António Magalhães is a senior researcher at the Centre for Research in Higher Education Policies (CIPES) and a Professor at the Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences at the University of Porto, Portugal, where he acts the President of the Faculty Board of Representatives. He is a senior rtesearcher at CIPES and coordinates the research under the topic: System Level Policies (SLP). He has been developing national and international projects in the field of research on higher education. He has written and coedited books and published articles in major journals in the field, including Higher Education Policy, Higher Education and Studies in Higher Education.