CURRICULUM VITAE

                                

1.       Family name: Leitão                 

2.       First names: João                    

3.       Date of birth: 2nd November 1971                         

4.       Nationality:   Portuguese                         

5.       Civil Status: Married, 1 child                   

6.       Education: Ph.D. in Economics             

 

Institution:

University of Beira Interior 

Date:

from-to

2004.

Degree(s) or diploma(s)

Ph.D. in Economics

 

Institution:

University of Beira Interior 

Date:

from-to

1998-1999

Degree(s) or diploma(s)

M.A. in Economic Sciences

 

Institution:

University of Beira Interior 

Date:

from-to

1997

Degree(s) or diploma(s)

B.A. in Management

 

7.       Language skills: (Mark 1 to 5 for competence, where 5 is the highest)

 

Language

Reading

Speaking

Writing

Portuguese

Mother tongue

English

5

5

5

 

 

 

 

Spanish

5

5

5

French

4

3

3

 

8.       Membership of professional bodies:  

ü        Member of the board of Directors of the European Council of Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ECSB) (2009 - …)

ü        Member of Junior Chamber International - Portugal (2009 - …)

ü        Member of the Economists’ Order – Portugal (1999 - …)

 

9.       Other skills (e.g. Computer literacy, etc.):

ü        Software for Statistics and Econometrics: Eviews, SPSS, STATA and Pest.

ü        Other software: Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Frontpage, Photoshop and Dreamweaver)   

ü        Driving license

 

10.    Present position: Administrator of the University of Beira Interior, Covilhã, Portugal.

Coordinator Professor at the Polytechnic Institute of Portalegre, Master in Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management, Portalegre, Portugal.

 

11.    Years within the firm: 2009 - 

 

12.    Key qualifications: Advanced teaching and research. Organizational management.


Teaching:

 

§          2008 – … Polytechnic Institute of Portalegre, Portugal.

§          2008 – 2009 Technical University of Lisbon, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon, Portugal.

§          2000 – 2008 University of Beira Interior, Covilhã, Portugal.

§          1999 – 2000 Polytechnic Institute of Portalegre, Portugal.

 

Training activities:

 

§       Training courses for the participants in the post-graduation in Technological Entrepreneurship at the University of Coimbra, University of Aveiro and University of Beira Interior,  in “Strategy” and “Negotiation - 2007-2008.

 

13.                Professional experience record:

 

Date:

from-to

2009-

Location

Covilhã, Portugal

Company

University of Beira Interior

Position

Administrator

Description

Financial management.

 

Date:

from-to

2008-

Location

Portalegre, Portugal

Company

Polytechnic Institute of Portalegre

Position

Invited Coordinator Professor

Description

Teaching.

 

Date:

from-to

2008 -2009

Location

Lisbon, Portugal

Company

Technical University of Lisbon

Position

Visiting Assistant Professor and Researcher

Description

Teaching and research in Technological Entrepreneurship.

 

Date:

from-to

2000 -2008

Location

Covilhã, Portugal

Company

University of Beira Interior

Position

Assistant and Assistant Professor

Description

Teaching and research in Microeconomics and Marketing.

 

Date:

from-to

2000

Location

Portalegre, Portugal

Company

Polytechnic Institute of Portalegre

Position

Administrator

Description

Financial Management.

 

Date:

from-to

2000

Location

Portalegre, Portugal

Company

Polytechnic Institute of Portalegre, Technology and Management School

Position

Assistant

Description

Teaching and researching in Management and Economics.

 

Date:

from-to

1998 – 1999

Location

Covilhã, Portugal

Company

PENTEADORA, SA

Position

Consultant

Description

Management of Corporate Projects.

 

Date:

from-to

1997

Location

Lisbon, Caldas da Rainha, Torres Vedras, Fundão and Castelo Branco, Portugal

Company

LIDL & Ca

Position

Manager

Description

Financial Management.

 

15. Publications and papers:

 

Publications:

 

Papers – selected (refereed):

 

1. Serrasqueiro, Z.; P. Maçãs,;  J. Leitão; and M. Armada (2010).’Are there Non-Linearities between SME Growth and their Determinants? A Quantile Approach’, Industrial and Corporate Change. Forthcoming.

(indexed in ISI) 2009 Impact Factor: 1.165 © Thomson ISI Journal Citation Index 2009.

 

2. Maçãs, P.; Z. Serrasqueiro; and J. Leitão (2010). ‘Are There Non Linear Relationships between the Profitability of Service SMEs and its specific determinants?’, Services Industries Journal, September 2010, Volume 30, Number 9, Forthcoming (indexed in ISI) 2009 Impact Factor: 0.452; Ranking: 79/89 (Management) © Thomson ISI Journal Citation Index 2009.

 

3. Maçãs Nunes, P.; Z. Serrasqueiro; and J. Leitão (2009). ‘Companies Growth and Labour Productivity in SMEs: Empirical Evidence’, Actual Problems of Economics: 92: 229-240 (indexed in ISI).

 

4. Leitão, J. & R. Baptista (2009). ‘Inward FDI and ICT: Are They a Joint Technological Driver of Entrepreneurship?’, International Journal of Technology Transfer and Commercialization, Forthcoming (indexed in ABI/Inform).

 

5. Leitão, J. & M. Franco (2009). ‘Individual Entrepreneurship Capacity: A Human and Organizational Capital Approach’, International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, Forthcoming (indexed in Scopus).

 

6. Silva, M & J. Leitão (2009). ‘Cooperation in Innovation Practices among Firms in Portugal: Do External Partners Stimulate Innovative Advances’, International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 7(4): 391-403 (indexed in Scopus).

 

7. Leitão, J. & J. Ferreira (2009). ‘Entrepreneurship and ICT: A Comparative Analysis between Germany and Portugal’, International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 7(3): 324-346 (indexed in Scopus).

 

8. Leitão, J. & R. Baptista (2008). ‘ICT and FDI: Do they advance the development of Technological Entrepreneurship?’, Engineering Management Conference, 2008. IEMC Europe 2008. IEEE International, Publication date: 28-30 June 2008: 1-5 (indexed in ISI).

 

9. Silva, M; J. Leitão; and M. Raposo (2008) ‘Barriers to innovation faced by manufacturing firms in Portugal: how to overcome it for fostering business excellence?’, International Journal of Business Excellence, Vol. 1, Nos. 1/2: 92-105 (indexed in Scopus).

 

10. Leitão, J. (2008). ‘Pricing Strategies of the Basic Cable Television Service’, Revista Portuguesa de Marketing (Portuguese Journal of Marketing), Ano 11, N.º 22: 33-42 (indexed in Scopus).

 

11. Ferreira, J.; S. Azevedo; and J. Leitão (2008), ‘The Role of Logistics' Information and Communication Technologies in Promoting Competitive Advantages of the Firm’, The ICFAI Journal of Managerial Economics, ICFAI University Press, India, Vol. 6(3): 7-21 (indexed in RePEc and EconLit).

 

12. Ferreira, J.; J. Leitão; and S. Azevedo (2008), ‘Configuration of Logistics Activities Across Life Cycle of the Firms and their Performance: A Conceptual Model’, The ICFAI Journal of Managerial Economics, ICFAI University Press, India, Vol. 6(1): 34-50 (indexed in RePEc and EconLit).

 

13. Leitão, J. & C. Oliveira (2007). ‘The Puzzling effect of September Eleven on interdependences of international stock markets’, ICFAI Journal of Applied Economics, ICFAI University Press, India, Vol. 6(4): 35-51 (indexed in RePEc and EconLit).

 

14. Raposo, M.; J. Leitão; and A. do Paço (2006), ‘E-Governance and Public Marketing Tools for Universities: A Benchmarking Proposal’, International Review on Public and Non Profit Marketing, Vol. 3(2): 25-40 (indexed in Scopus).

 

15. Leitão, J. (2006). ‘Discriminação de Preços e Vendas Ligadas na Televisão por Cabo’, Revista Portuguesa de Marketing (Portuguese Journal of Marketing), 2006 (1), Ano 10, N.º 18: 45-52 (indexed in Scopus).

 

16. Leitão, J. (2006), ‘Demand Pull and Supply Push in Portuguese Cable Television Networks: A VAR Approach’, ICFAI Journal of Applied Economics, ICFAI University Press, India, Vol. 5(2): 26-36 (indexed in RePEc and EconLit).

 

17. Leitão, J. (2003), ‘Integração Vertical de Serviços na Indústria de Televisão por Cabo’, Brazilian Electronic Journal of Economics (BEJE), Vol. 5(2), Janeiro de 2003, Recife (indexed in RePEc and EconLit).

 

18. Maçãs, P.; J. Leitão, J.; e C. Osório (2003). ‘O Efeito da Publicidade Experimentável na Fixação do Preço dos Bens Duráveis’, Revista Portuguesa de Marketing (Portuguese Journal of Marketing), 2003(1), Ano 7, N.º 13: 49-57 (indexed in Scopus).

 

19. Ussman, A.; M. Franco; J. Leitão; e L. Nunes (2002). ‘Capital e Desenvolvimento: Evolução Conceptual’, Estudos de Gestão - Portuguese Journal of Management Studies, Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão (ISEG), UTL, Portugal, Vol. VII, n.º 2, 2002: 143-155 (indexed in RePEc and EconLit).

 

20. Osório, C. & J. Leitão (2001), “O Papel do Goodwill na Determinação do Nível Óptimo de Publicidade”, Brazilian Electronic Journal of Economics (BEJE), Vol. 4(1), Setembro de 2004, Recife (indexed in RePEc and EconLit).

 

Books:

 

1. Leitão, J. & R. Baptista (Eds.) (2009). Public Policies for Fostering Entrepreneurship: A European Perspective, Series: International Studies in Entrepreneurship, Vol. 22, Springer, July 2009, US. ISBN: 978-1-4419-0248-1.

 

In preparation:

 

2. Leitão, J. & R. Baptista (Eds.) (2011). Neuroeconomics and Behavioral Entrepreneurship, Series: International Studies in Entrepreneurship, Springer, US.

 

3. Smallbone, D.; F. Welter; J. Leitão and M. Raposo (Eds.) (2010). Entrepreneurship as an Engine for Regional Development, RENT Anthology Series, Edward Elgar, Forthcoming.


4. Almeida, F.; A. Guimarães; M. Franco; e J. Leitão (Eds.) (2009). Governança Estratégica: Fundamentos e Aplicações: Uma Visão Supraempresarial, São Paulo, Brasil.

 

National edition:

 

1. Raposo, M. & J. Leitão (2008). Proceedings do RENT XX II – Research in Entrepreneurship and Small Business. ISBN: 978-989-654-001-2. Depósito Legal: 282 676/08. Novembro 2008.

 

2. Leitão, J.; J. Ferreira; e S. Azevedo (2008). Dimensões Competitivas de Portugal: Contributos dos Territórios, Sectores, Empresas e Logística, Editora Centro Atlântico. ISBN: 978-989-615-057-0.

 

3. Raposo, M.; A. Paço; D. Leitão; J. Ferreira; J. Leitão; M. Silva; R. Rodrigues; e Z. Serrasqueiro (2006). Manual de Benchmarking para as Universidades: Instrumento de Reforço da Competitividade e da Identidade Territorial, Publisher Team. ISBN: 978-989- 601-035-5.

 

4. Leitão, J. (2002). Publicidade e Concentração Industrial - Perspectivas Estratégicas para a Indústria de Confecções e Vestuário em Portugal, Série Estudos Económicos e Empresariais, N.º 2, Fundação Nova Europa, UBI, Covilhã. ISBN: 972-9209-80-4.

 

Digital Editions:

 

1. Leitão, J. (2004). Estratégias de Integração Vertical e de Fixação de Preços nos Serviços de Televisão por Cabo em Portugal, Biblioteca virtual de Economia eumed.net, Universidad de Málaga, Espanha (http://www.eumed.net/tesis/jccl/index.htm). ISBN: 84-689-1636-6.

 

2. Leitão, J. (2003). Publicidade e Concentração Industrial: As Condutas Estratégicas das Empresas-Líder de Confecções e Vestuário, do Distrito de Castelo Branco, Série Textos Online do DGE, E-01/2003, Dissertação de Mestrado em Ciências Económicas, UBI, Junho de 2003, Covilhã, Portugal (Biblioteca Nacional Digital: http://purl.pt/index/geral/aut/PT/1087977.html).

 

International conferences - selected (refereed):

 

1. Baptista, R.; M. Karaöz; and J. Leitão (2009). ‘First-Time Diversification and Survival of Young Firms’, Strategic Management Society 2009, 29th Annual International Conference, October 2009, Washington, USA (aceite para apresentação).

 

2. Serrasqueiro, Z.; P. Maçãs Nunes; J. Leitão; and M. Armada (2009). ‘Are there Non- Linearities between SME Growth and their Determinants? A Quantile Approach’, Academy of Management, Chicago, Illinois, USA, August 2009.

 

3. Ferreira, J.; J. Leitão; and M. Armada (2009). ‘Corruption and Co-Movements among European Football Clubs: Did Calcio caos really matter?’, 16th Annual Conference of the Multinational Finance Society, 28 June – 1 July, 2009, Crete, Greece.

 

4. Serrasqueiro, Z.; P. Maçãs Nunes; J. Leitão; and M. Armada (2009). ‘Are there Non- Linearities between SME Growth and their Determinants? A Quantile Approach’, European Financial Management Association, Università Boconni University, Milan, June 2009.

 

5. Leitão, J. & M. Franco (2009). ‘Non-Economic Organizational Performance of SMEs: Is there a Rationale for a Cognitive Entrepreneur?’, Proceedings of the 4th EDP Workshop - European Doctoral Programme (EDP) in Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 2-3 April of 2009, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Espanha.

 

6. Leitão, J. & M. Franco (2009). ‘Non-Economic Organizational Performance of SMEs: Why do Individual Entrepreneurship Capacity matters?’, Proceedings of the 7th Interdisciplinary European Conference on Entrepreneurship Research (IECER), March of 2009, Lisboa, Portugal.

 

7. Armada, M.; J. Leitão; and J. Lobão (2008). ‘The Contagion Effects of Financial Crises on Stock Markets of Developed Countries’, 2008 Financial Management Association (FMA) European Conference, Prague, Czech Republic.

 

8. Leitão, J. & M. Franco (2008). ‘On the Evaluation of SME’s Performance from a Human and Organizational Capital Perspective’, Proceedings of Vth Inter-disciplinary European Conference on Entrepreneurship Research (IECER), March of 2008, Regensburg, Germany.

 

9. Armada, M.; J. Leitão; e J. Lobão (2008). ‘Efeitos de Contágio das Crises Financeiras sobre os Mercados Bolsistas de Países Desenvolvidos’, XVIII Jornadas Luso-Espanholas de Gestão, FEP, Porto.

 

10. Leitão, J. (2007). ‘Regulation and Football Brand: Can we talk about a Taylor Effect on the performances of the Red Devils?’, 7th International Hamburg Symposium Sport and Economics, On the Economics of Top Performance in International Sports, Hamburg Chamber of Commerce, Hamburg.

 

11. Armada, M.; J. Leitão; and J. Lobão (2007). ‘The Contagion Effects of Financial Crisis On Stock Markets: What Can We Learn From a CVAR Approach for Developed Countries?’, XI Congreso Internacional de Investigación en Ciencias Administrativas, La Academia de Ciencias Administrativas, ACACIA, Mayo de 2007, Tlaquepaqe, Jalisco, México.