Professor Isabel Martins

Professor Isabel Martins
Associate Professor
M Block – M126, 1st Floor
Human Resource Management


Professor Isabel Martins is an Associate Professor in Human Resource Management (HRM) the Interim Academic Leader Research & Higher Degrees at the School of Management, IT and Governance. She holds a Bachelor of Arts, a Bachelor of Arts Honours in English Literature, Communication Sciences and Portuguese Literature and a Masters from the University of South Africa. As well as a PhD from the University of Lisbon.

She has supervised to completion several Masters and Doctoral students and is a reviewer for various international peer-reviewed journals. She has over 100 publications which include articles published in international, peer-reviewed journals, chapters in edited books and international conference proceedings.

Professor Martins also serves as a member of International Accreditation Agencies for Higher Education.

Academic Qualifications

  • Ph.D. (University of Lisbon)
  • The Competent Manager Diploma (Open University, UK)
  • Masters ( University of South Africa)
  • BA Hons (University of South Africa)
  • Bachelor of Arts (University of South Africa)

Professional Bodies

  • Integrated Member of the Centre for Research in Psychology CIP/UAL, Lisbon, Portugal (2018 – ).
  • Researcher in the Centre of Global Studies at the Open University [Centro de Estudos Globais na Universidade Aberta (CEG-UAb). Education for Entrepreneurship and Global Citizenship [ Educação para o Empreendedorismo e Cidadania Global, GabEECG – CEG], Lisbon, Portugal (2021 – ).

Research Interests

  • Orgaisational Behaviour;
  • Organisational Learning and Learning Organisations;
  • Strategic Human Resource Management;

Publications and Papers