Invited Assistant Professor of the Health Systems Policies and Management Department, member of the Center for Research in Public Health (CISP) and the Comprehensive Health Research Centre.

PhD in Management from Nova School of Business and Economics of NOVA University Lisbon and MsC in Health Services Management from ISCTE-IUL. Advisor of the Vice-Rector for Health of NOVA University Lisbon and Head of NOVAhealth Platform.

Research interests include leadership, organizational culture and change, spirituality at work, organizational behavior and human resource management in healthcare organizations, organization of healthcare delivery and healthcare integration.

Pedagogic Coordination

  • Organizational Behavior - Specialization Course in Hospital Administration
  • Human Resources Management - Master in Health Management
  • Organizational Behavior 
  • Leadership 

Coordination and collaboration in several research projects, in areas such as healthcare professionals retention, leadership and emerging areas in the new competencies of health professionals.

Co-author of articles in national and international journals, with peer review, book chapters, and communications at national and international conferences, in diverse areas such as organizational culture and change, leadership, professional identity, relational coordination, spirituality and performance, integrated care.

CM., Lopes, C.; Albuquerque, IF. (2022). Cultura e mudança organizacional. in Gestão em Saúde, Lídel, Lisboa. (forthcoming)

Albuquerque, IF., CM., Lopes, C.; Santana, R. & Dias, S. (2022). Competências de liderança em saúde durante Eventos Extremos. in Gestão em Saúde, Lídel, Lisboa. (forthcoming)

Albuquerque, IF., Lopes, CM., Lourenço-Silva, N., Fragata, J. & Monteiro, E. (2021). Which medical professional?. in From Life Molecules to Global Health, Princípia, Cascais.

Albuquerque, IF., Lopes, CM., Lopes, C. & Santana, R. (2021). Healthcare Management and Leadership. in From Life Molecules to Global Health, Princípia, Cascais.

Albuquerque, I., & Cunha, R. C. (2020). Hospital Integration and Relational Coordination: Workplace Spirituality and Work Engagement. In Academy of Management Proceedings (Vol. 2020, No. 1, p. 20496). Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510: Academy of Management.

Martins, A., Albuquerque IF., Cunha G., Nuclear Medicine Technologists: Professional Identity - Can leadership profiles makes a difference?, Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging (2019), pp S215.

Albuquerque, IF. 2018. Integração de cuidados de saúde: Um papel acima de positivo. Netfarma. Portal dos profissionais do setor farmacêutico.

Albuquerque, IF., Cunha, RC., Martins, LD. & Sá, AB. (2014). Primary health care services: workplace spirituality and organizational performance. Journal of Organizational Change Management, 27(1), pp. 59-82.

Albuquerque, IF. 2011. Envolvimento e compromisso nas organizações. HIP Magazine. June, pp. 12-15.

Albuquerque, IF. 2010. Espiritualidade e desempenho. Marketeer. March, pp. 134-135.


Full details of publications can be found at: 


Reviewer of scientific journals.