Filipe Santos


Biography

Filipe Santos has a Ph.D. in Sociology and is currently co-coordinator and researcher of the Science, Economy and Society Research Group (NECES). His research interests are focused on the intersections between criminal justice and forensic science, privileging theoretical approaches from the science, technology and society studies. Filipe's latest publications include "Da cena de crime ao tribunal. Trajetórias e culturas forenses" (2020), "The social life of forensic evidence and the epistemic sub-cultures in an inquisitorial justice system: Analysis of Saltão case" (2019), and "Patterns of exchange of forensic DNA data in the European Union through the Prüm system" (2017). His current research project (CLINIC) focuses on the execution of security measures by mentally disordered offenders in Portugal.


Latest Publications

Book

Santos, Filipe (2021), Do Meia Culpa a Madeleine McCann: casos mediáticos e genética forense em Portugal. Coimbra: Almedina

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Book Chapter

Santos, Filipe (2020), Contributo do ADN na investigação criminal: Análise de casos mediáticos da justiça portuguesa, in Susana Costa; Filipe Santos; Carlos Ademar (org.), Da cena de crime ao tribunal. Trajetórias e culturas forenses. Lisboa: Pactor, 155-173

Book Chapter

Costa, Susana; Santos, Filipe; Ademar, Carlos (2020), Introdução, in Susana Costa; Filipe Santos; Carlos Ademar (org.), Da cena de crime ao tribunal. Trajetórias e culturas forenses. Lisboa: Pactor, XVII-XXIII