He is currently enrolled as a Ph.D. candidate in Communication Sciences at ISCTE-IUL. His research interests include studies in media, journalism and open science. He served as a research assistant at the Media Observatory in Lisbon (OberCom) and served as journal manager at the OBS* Observatorio e-journal from 2010 to 2017. He collaborated with the Research Centre in Economic and Organizational Sociology at the Lisbon School of Economics & Management; the Regulatory Authority for the Media (ERC) as well as with the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism on the project Digital News Report Portugal (2015 & 2016). In his research and consultancy career he has co-authored 70 research reports in the field of media and communication studies, 3 books, 13 book chapters and 15 peer-reviewed original scientific articles in topics ranging from radio innovation and newspaper industrial dynamics to digital advertising and the redefinition of the networked public sphere. His work has been recognised by two academic merit-based scholarships and his doctoral research is supported by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT).