Justin is a researcher in higher education policy and governance and scientometrics at the Faculty of Economics and Administration at the University of São Paulo, Brazil. He is an associate researcher on the Métricas public policy project. The project is financed by FAPESP and supported by USP, Unicamp and UNESP, focused on data management, creation and deployment of research indicators for strategic planning and social impact mapping. The project works with 25 universities across Brazil in capacity building, and has two books published on the subject.
He is a member of the International Triple Helix Association, a main researcher on the Global Entrepreneurial University Metrics initiative, and designed the methodology for the Entrepreneurial University Ranking.
As head of research at Sherlock Communications, he has delivered strategy for engagement across Latin America for numerous higher education institutions, governments and education service providers.