Nuno David is a professor at ISCTE - Lisbon University Institute, Lisbon, Portugal. He teaches the courses of 'Profession, Ethics and Society' and 'Simulation of Social Systems' in the Department of Information Science and Technology of ISCTE.


His interests include social simulation, the methodology and philosophy of computer science, the ontology and epistemology of artificial societies and social simulation, and in particular, the implications of interdisciplinary computer-based approaches for social theory and social science methodology.


He graduated in computer science in the University of Coimbra. He received his Master and his Ph.D. from the University of Lisbon (in the field of social simulation, and in cooperation with the University of São Paulo, Brazil). From 2000-2004 he was a visiting research student at the University of São Paulo, Brazil.


He has been a member of various international workshop and conference program committees, such as MABS, IBERAMIA, WCSS, ESSA, EPOS, AAMAS, etc.; and reviewer in several journals, such as the Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation, the Journal of Mind and Society, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, etc..

See his list of publications here.