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Dr Pablo Lucas


Pablo Lucas

Lecturer/Assistant Professor
School of Sociology
+353 1 716 8492
University College Dublin, School of Sociology, Newman Building Belfield Dublin 4


Dr Pablo Lucas is a Lecturer at the University College Dublin, Ireland,with research focused on computational social science, particularlyexperimental design using agent-based models and data analysis.His education include reading for a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (BSc)focused on evolutionary networks, a Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and a Doctor of Philosophy(PhD) focused on agent-based (social) simulations using models of social behaviour. Dr Lucas has been invited to several conferences worldwide; supervised PhD students in Ireland and contributed to the following research projects : - Studying Peer Review in Research Grants, Science Foundation Ireland - Primary Care Teams in Ontario, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center University Health Network (Canada), University of Toronto, Toronto Western Hospital; - Student School Achievements, Values affirmation exercise Institute of Developing Economies, Japan External Trade Organization (IDE-JETRO) Hitotsubashi University and University of Tokyo and Waseda University; - Innovation Policy Simulation for the Smart Economy (IPSE), Dublin (Ireland) - Consultant on agent-based modelling for the Where The Rain United Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS); - European Commission - Research: Seventh Framework Programme 7 University of Ljubljana - Humaine Network of Excellence, Work Package 3 and 7 in Edinburgh, Scotland Austrian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence - Simulating the two way dynamics of norm innovation (EMIL), Manchester (England) World Institute for Development Economics Research, Helsinki (Finland) Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, National Autonomous University of Mexico;


  • PhD
    Manchester Metropolitan University