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José Rui de Matos Figueira

Full Professor

Instituto Superior Técnico


Professor José Rui Figueira is currently a Full Professor at Instituto Superior Técnico – IST, with previous lecturing experiences at University of Evora, University of Coimbra and Nancy’s School of Mines (where he got a Full Professor position). He´s a former member of LAMSADE, INESC-Coimbra, and DIMACS (Rutgers and Princeton Universities) research centers. Professor Figueira is the co-editor of the book, "Multiple Criteria Decision Analysis: State of the Art Surveys, Springer Science + Business Media, Inc, 2016 (2nd Edition). He’s currently the elected President of the International Society of Multi-Criteria Decision-Making and serves as a Coordinator of the European Working Group on Multiple Criteria Decision Aiding. He’s on the Editorial Board of EJOR and an Associate Editor of JMCDA, as well as a member of the advisory board of other scientific international journals. He was awarded with the Gold Medal of International Society of Multi-Criteria Decision-Making 1n 2017 in Ottawa, Canada.


European Journal of Operational Research | 2022

S. Greco

B. Roy

Reliability Engineering and System Safety | 2021

P. Silveira

A.P. Teixeira

C. Guedes Soares

arXiv | 2021

H.M. Oliveira

A.P. Serro

R. Colaço

F. Froes

C.R. Cordeiro

A. Diniz

M. Guimarães

Research Groups



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Instituto Superior Técnico

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