José Moura, Director of the Library at the NOVA School of Science and Technology and professor and researcher in the Department of Chemistry, has just been elected Fellow of the European Academy of Science.
The European Academy of Sciences (EURASC) is an independent, non-profit, non-governmental organization with the most distinguished academics and engineers who have contributed to the conduct of cutting-edge research and the progress of leading technologies, united by a commitment to promote the science and technology and their essential roles in fostering social and economic development.
EURASC aims to recognize and elect for its members the best European scientists with a vision for Europe as a whole, transcending national borders. Among its objectives, it aims to strengthen European scientific cooperation and to employ the knowledge of its members to advise other European bodies about improving European research, technological application and social development.
Created in 2003, it is an international non-profit organization with the objective of promoting excellence in science and technology. Headquartered in Brussels, Belgium, it has around 850 members, including 25 Nobel Prize-winning researchers.