Paulo Melo obtained a degree in Informatics Engineering from the School of Science and Technology at the University of Coimbra in 1990 and a Ph.D. in Management by Faculty of Economics of the University of Coimbra in 2006. He is currently Auxiliary Professor at the Faculty of Economics, University of Coimbra (FEUC). He is also a researcher at the INESC Coimbra and CeBER R&D centers. Has co-directed or participated in over a dozen of research projects private and publicly funded.His publications include several dozens of articles in peer-reviewed indexed international journals
Sorting and performance evaluation with QUalitative/ORdinal information Using Multiple criteria (QUORUM), POCI/EGE/58371/2004.
Towards the Integration of Transectorial IT Design and Evaluation, Representante nacional na acção COST/ICT/IC 0904
Computational Social Choice, Management Comitee member in action COST/ICT/IC 1205
Operational Support Systems as a Service (OSSaaS) QREN (2013-2016).