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Carlos Joaquim Farias Cândido
Assistant Professor (Universidade do Algarve)

Ph.D. in Management (Sheffield Hallam University, 2001), M.Sc. in Management (ISCTE, 1996), B.A. in Management (Universidade do Algarve, 1992).

Research interests:

Strategy formulation and implementation; Quality management; Quality and certification; TQM and ISO 9000 implementation; Entrepreneurship; Performance management.

Articles published in selected journals (indexed in CEFAGE ranking)

Cândido, C., Coelho, L., Peixinho, R. (forthcoming), "Why firms lose their ISO 9001 certification – Evidence from Portugal", Total Quality Management & Business Excellence.
Esgarrancho, S., C.J.F. Cândido (2020), "Firm preparation for ISO 9001 Certification – The case of the hotel industry in Portugal", Total Quality Management & Business Excellence, 31(1), 23-42.
Cândido, C., L.M.S. Coelho , R. Peixinho (2016), "The financial impact of a withdrawn ISO 9001 Certificate", International Journal of Operations & Production Management, 36(1), 23-41.
Cândido, C.J.F., S.P. Santos (2015), "Strategy implementation: What is the failure rate?", Journal of Management & Organization, 21, 237-262.
Cândido, C.J.F., S.P. Santos (2011), "Is TQM more difficult to implement than other transformational strategies?", Total Quality Management and Business Excellence, 22(12), 1139-1164.
Cândido, C. (2005), "Service quality strategy implementation: a model and the case of the Algarve hotel industry", Total Quality Management & Business Excellence, 16(1), 3-14.
Cândido, C., D.S. Morris (2001), "The implications of service quality gaps for strategy implementation", Total Quality Management, 12(7-8), 825-833.
Cândido, C., D.S. Morris (2000), "Charting service quality gaps", Total Quality Management, 11(4-6), 463-472.

Articles published in ISI journals (not indexed in CEFAGE ranking)

Cândido, C.J.F., S.P. Santos (2019), "Implementation obstacles and strategy implementation failure", Baltic Journal of Management, 14(1), 39-57.

Articles published in other peer-review journals

Tinoco, P.C.R., C.J.F. Cândido, I.M.P.L. Feliciano (2017), "A importância da avaliação da qualidade percebida em radiologia e o impacto dos fatores sociodemográficos num hospital público português", Portuguese Journal of Public Health, 35(3), 202-213.
Santos, A.H.M., C. Cândido (2016), "Avaliação da qualidade dos serviços bancários online – Proposta de integração dos modelos SERVQUAL, Kano e QFD", Tourism & Management Studies, 12(2), 145-153.
Campeã, M.H.C., C.J.F. Cândido (2013), "A quality improvement approach for developing the human resources of Portuguese local authorities", International Journal of Professional Management, 8(1), 1-13.
Cândido, C., S.P. Santos (2009), "Taxa de insucesso na implementação da estratégia empresarial: uma questão controversa", Revista Portuguesa e Brasileira de Gestão, 8(2), 10-18.
Cândido, C. (2003), "Contrasting Portuguese and international service quality management in the Algarve hotel industry", International Journal of Applied Management, 4(1), 37-54.
Cândido, C. (2001), "A contingent strategy framework", International Journal of Applied Management, 2(3), 139-156.

Book articles and chapters

Cândido, C.J.F., S.P. Santos (2018), "Taxa de insucesso na implementação da estratégia empresarial", in Perez, Rafael A. (eds.), Estrategar: Vivir la Estrategia, Buenos Aires: Editorial UNLZ, Universidad Nacional de Lomas de Zamora, 93-95 (ISBN: 978-987-46535-5-0).
Cândido, C.J.F. (2012), "Implementação da estratégia", in N. António (eds.), Estratégia Organizacional – Do Mercado à Ética, Lisboa: Escolar Editora, 61-117 (ISBN: 978-972-592-335-1).
Cândido, C.J.F. (2011), "Sector do Turismo", in Sampaio, P. (eds.), Manual Prático para a Gestão e Qualidade nas Organizações, Lisboa: Verlag Dashöfer (ISBN: 9789729838569).
Cândido, C. (2010), "Service quality strategy: implementation in Algarve hotels", in J.A. Silva, J. Jafari, N. Scott (eds.), Tourism Development and Management: Challenges and Opportunities for Algarve, Portugal Universidade do Algarve, 163-181 (ISBN: 978-989-8472-02-1).
Cândido, C.J.F., P.S.P.O. Valle (2009), "Inserção profissional e progressão na carreira dos antigos alunos de mestrado da Faculdade de Economia da Universidade do Algarve no período de 1992 a 2006", in J.A.M. Silva (eds.), Estudos III, Faro: Faculdade de Economia da Universidade do Algarve, 651-678 (ISBN: 978-972-99397-3-0).
Cândido, C., L. Coelho, R. Peixinho, R. Pereira (2004), "Inserção Profissional dos Licenciados em Economia e Gestão de Empresas pela Faculdade de Economia da Universidade do Algarve no período de 1999 a 2003", in A. Covas, C. Cândido, D. Trigueiros, E. Rebelo, J. Silva, J. Guerreiro, P. Rodrigues, R. Nunes (eds.), Estudos I, Faro: Faculdade de Economia da Universidade do Algarve, 665-684.

Scientific books

Cândido, C.J.F. (2013), "Estratégia Empresarial: Conceitos, Processos e Instrumentos", Faro: Editora Silabas & Desafios (ISBN: 978-989-98122-1-5).

Doctoral theses

Cândido, C. (2001), Implementation of a Service Quality Strategy – Application to the Algarve Hotel Industry, Ph.D. thesis, School of Business and Finance, Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom.

Master theses

Cândido, C. (1996), "A Utilidade dos Quadros Conceptuais de Estratégia Empresarial e o Conceito de Estratégia", M.Sc. thesis, INDEG/ISCTE, Portugal.

Ph.D. thesis

Author: Débora E. P. Silva
Supervisor(s): Denise Dumke de Medeiros, Carlos J.F. Cândido
Degree: PhD (Engenharia da Produção)
Institution: Universidade Federal de Pernambuco
Year: 2007

M.Sc. thesis

Author: Ferreira, Luís M.F.R
Supervisor(s): Carlos Joaquim Farias Cândido
Degree: M.Sc. (Business administration)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2019
Author: Delfino, Pedro M.V.
Supervisor(s): Carlos Joaquim Farias Cândido
Degree: M.Sc. (Business management)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2019
Author: Denise Van Dijk
Supervisor(s): Carlos JF Cândido, Maria Manuela Guerreiro
Degree: M.Sc. (Marketing)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2018
Author: Shram, Svetlana
Supervisor(s): Carlos Joaquim Farias Cândido
Degree: M.Sc. (Accounting)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2018
Author: Vasco D.V. Marreiros
Supervisor(s): Carlos Cândido
Degree: M.Sc. (Business Management)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2016
Author: Francisco J.P.Sales
Supervisor(s): Carlos Cândido
Degree: M.Sc. (Economics of Innovation and entrepreurship)
Institution: University of Algarve
Year: 2015
Author: Fábio M.R.R. Gonçalves
Supervisor(s): Carlos JF Cândido, Isabel Feliciano
Degree: M.Sc. (Health Care Services Management)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2014
Author: Elsa M.G.P. Mendonça
Supervisor(s): Carlos J.F. Cândido, Sergio P. Santos
Degree: M.Sc. (Business Management)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2014
Author: Pedro F. C. Salvador
Supervisor(s): Carlos J.F. Cândido, Isabel M.P.L. Feliciano
Degree: MSc (Management of Health Units)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2013
Author: Maxim Ostapenko
Supervisor(s): Carlos J.F. Cândido
Degree: MSc (Innovation Economics and Entrepreneurship)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2013
Author: Irina Agostinho
Supervisor(s): Carlos J.F. Cândido, Isabel M.P.L. Feliciano
Degree: MSc (Management of Health Units)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2013
Author: Ariana H. M. Santos
Supervisor(s): Carlos J.F. Cândido
Degree: MSc (Gestão Empresarial)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2013
Author: Paulo C. R. Tinoco
Supervisor(s): Carlos J.F. Cândido, Isabel M.P.L. Feliciano
Degree: MSc (Management of Health Units)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2013
Author: Sandra Esgarrancho
Supervisor(s): Carlos J.F. Cândido
Degree: MSc (Business Management)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2013
Author: Ana M. F. Ramos
Supervisor(s): Carlos J.F. Cândido
Degree: MSc (Business Management)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2009
Author: Cristina M. V. Inácio
Supervisor(s): Carlos J.F. Cândido
Degree: MSc (Business Management)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2006
Author: Manuel H. C. Campeã
Supervisor(s): Carlos J.F. Cândido
Degree: MSc (Gestão Empresarial)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2004