Gustavo Cardoso is Professor of Media and Society at IUL–Lisbon University Institute. He is a Visiting Professor at IN3 (Internet Interdisciplinary Institute) in Barcelona and a member of the research network of the World Internet Project and of the Innovation Lab both at USC Annenberg. He is also Directeur d'Études Associés de la Maison des Sciences in Paris. His main books include the edited volume Aftermath (2013), The Media in the Network Society (2007) and also the edited volumes The Network Society: From Knowledge to Policy(2006) and World Wide Internet: Changing Societies, Economies, and Cultures (2010).
For the last five years he has been the Director of OberCom media research observatory in Lisbon.