Manuel Heitor (born 1958) is a Portuguese politician serving as Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education since 26 November 2015. Heitor graduated with a PhD in mechanical engineering from Imperial College London, and did a post-doctoral at the University of California, San Diego. From March 2005 to June 2011, Heitor served as the Secretary of State for Science, Technology and Higher Education.
|Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education|
|Assumed office |
26 November 2015
|Prime Minister||António Costa|
|Preceded by||Margarida Mano|
|Alma mater||Imperial College London|
- Marques, Christopher (24 November 2015). "António Costa indigitado: a lista dos novos ministros de Portugal" (in Portuguese). Radio and Television of Portugal. Retrieved 13 September 2018.
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