Élia Chambel

Élia Chambeleliachambel@gmail.com

Education
PhD in Political Science, specialization in Security, NOVA School of Social Sciences and Humanities, Lisbon;
Master in Political Science and International Relations, NOVA School of Social Sciences and Humanities, Lisbon;
Post-Graduate in Criminal Sciences, Moderna University of Lisbon;
Bachelor’s Degree in Police Sciences, thesis: “A Videovigilância em Locais de Domínio Público de Utilização Comum”, ISCPSI – Superior Institute of Police Sciences and Internal Security, Lisbon;
Course of Young Auditors for the National Security, IDN – National Defense Institute.

Main Areas of Research
Police Sciences; Internal Security Systems; Terrorism; Police Cooperation; Policing Models; Domestic Violence; General Security; Political Science and International Relations; European Constitution; Systems of Government; Internal Quality Assurance Systems.

Professional and Academic Experience
Commissioner of the Polícia de Segurança Pública – PSP;
Professor at Superior Institute of Police Sciences and Internal Security – ISCPSI;
Internship director (5th Year) of the Course with Integrated Master in Police Sciences at Superior Institute of Police Sciences and Internal Security – ISCPSI;
Head of the Evaluation and Quality Nucleus at Superior Institute of Police Sciences and Internal Security – ISCPSI;
National e-net manager at CEPOL – European Police College;
Member of the Jury of the thesis of the Integrated Master in Police Sciences at Superior Institute of Police Sciences and Internal Security – ISCPSI;
Member of the Scientific Council and the Pedagogical Council of the Superior Institute of Police Sciences and Internal Security – ISCPSI;
European Affairs Office of the Ministry of Internal Administration (MAI) – Adviser to the Director-General of the Directorate-General for Internal Administration, 2006;
Mission in Sierra Leone, Police Adviser of the Sierra Leone’s Police;
Member of the Evaluation Comittee for the analysis of the Scientific Evaluation to Superior Institute of Police Sciences and Internal Security – ISCPSI, 2005;
Jury Member of the Bachelor Dissertations at Superior Institute of Police Sciences and Internal Security – ISCPSI;
Professor at Superior Institute of Police Sciences and Internal Security – ISCPSI, 2006; Official and tutor at Superior Institute of Police Sciences and Internal Security – ISCPSI, 2006;
Head of School Secretary, Superior Institute of Police Sciences and Internal Security – ISCPSI, 2005;
Commander at Esquadra de Investigação Criminal, Olivais, Lisbon, 2003/2005;
Commander at Esquadra de Sacavém, Lisbon, 2003/2005;
Commander at Esquadras de Marvila, Lisbon, Esquadra da Bela Vista, Esquadra da Zona J, Esquadra de Chelas, 2000/2002.

Participation in Projects
PhD Researcher of the Political Observatory.

Awards
Louvor, Principal of the Superior Institute of Police Sciences and Internal Security – ISCPSI;
Medal due to the services provided in the UNIOSIL Peace Mission.

Publications

Books
CHAMBEL, Élia (Coord.), Ciências Policiais – Estado, Segurança e Sociedade, Lisbon: Almedina, 2011.

Articles published in journals
O Sistema de Segurança Interna em Portugal: a unificação das polícias, Revista Portuguesa de Ciência Política, 2011;
A cooperação policial europeia e o terrorismo transnacional, A Luta Contra o Terrorismo Transnacional, Almedina, 2011;
A Constituição Europeia – Consequências para Portugal, Estudos de Homenagem ao Juiz Conselheiro António da Costa Neves Ribeiro, 2007;
O Perfil dos Oficiais de Polícia formados no ISCPSI, Volume Comemorativo – 20 Anos – Instituto Superior de Ciências Policiais e Segurança Interna, 2005;
Modelos de Policiamento, Politeia, Coimbra, Year I, No.1, 2004;
A Videovigilância e o Direito à Imagem, Estudos de Homenagem ao Professor Doutor Germano Marques da Silva, Almedina, 2004;
A Videovigilância em Locais de Domínio Público de Utilização Comum, Revista da Polícia Portuguesa, 2000.

Communications
Cooperação Policial Europeia e o Terrorismo Transnacional, Seminar at University of Salamanca, 2011;
Cooperação Policial Europeia e o Terrorismo Transnacional, Seminar at Superior Institute of Police Sciences and Internal Security – ISCPSI, 2010;
Cooperação Policial Europeia: a prevenção do terrorismo, Congresso de Ciência Política, University of Aveiro, 2010;
Cooperação Policial Europeia, Seminar at University of Coimbra, 2010;
Conference about the Firearms Trafficking in Europe, ISCPSI, European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training (CEPOL), 2008;
Criminal Investigation Seminar, Sierra Leone – Africa, 2006;
Domestic Violence in Portugal, European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training (CEPOL), Slovenia, 2005;
Política Criminal/Modelos de Policiamento, Moderna University, Lisbon, 2004;
Criminalidade Económica-Financeira, Moderna University, Beja, 2004;
A Criminalidade das Crianças e Jovens em Perigo e o Papel da Polícia, Child Care Institute (IAC) Seminar, Sacavém, Lisbon, 2002;
O Projecto Policial de Apoio à Criança na Zona de Chelas, Seminar “The Role of the Child Care Institute (IAC)”, led by IAC’s President, Maria Manuela N. P. Ramalho Eanes, 2001;
A Videovigilância em Locais de Domínio Público de Utilização Comum, Bachelor’s dissertation at Superior Institute of Police Sciences and Internal Security – ISCPSI, 2000;
A Primeira Viagem de Vasco da Gama à Índia descrita no Roteiro de Álvaro Velho –
Desde Lisboa ao Cabo da Boa Esperança, Portuguese Naval School in the Colloquy “Vasco da Gama: Os Oceanos e o Futuro”, 1998.