Fernando Ilharco

Associate Professor

Generic Bio

PhD in Information Systems from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), London, and MBA in Information Management from the Catholic University of Portugal (UCP), in Lisbon, Fernando Ilharco is an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Human Sciences (FCH) at UCP, President of CEPCEP - Center for the Study of Peoples and Cultures of Portuguese Expression (UCP), Affiliate Researcher at the Collaborative Laboratory DTX - Digital Transformation, Researcher at CECC - Center for the Study of Communication and Culture (UCP) and member of the Scientific Council of FCH. He was Coordinator of the PhD and of the Master programmes in Communication Sciences at FCH. Since 2004 he has supervised more than a hundred master, doctoral and post-doctoral dissertations. He is the author of eight books and about three dozen peer-reviewed research works, individually and in co-authorship, published by academic publishers such as Oxford University Press, Wiley, Springer, Elsevier, Macmillan, De Gruyter, UC Editora, INCM - Casa da Moeda, Principia. His main areas of research are (i) the philosophy of communication and information and (ii) communication and leadership. Among his latest publications are "The Backgroundness of New Media", European Journal for the Philosophy of Communication; “The relevance of media in football coaching: the case of José Mourinho's leadership approach”, Soccer & Society; "Drei Katastrophen/The Three catastrophes/Três catástrofes" in Zielinski, S. and Weibel, P. Flusseriana, German/Portuguese/English, Berlin: Univocal; Pós-Sociedade: a sociedade pós-literária, pós-nacional, pós-democrática e pós-ocidental, Lisboa: INCM

Book Chapter

Being-in-the-screen

Fernando Ilharco (with Lucas D. Introna). 2023. Technology ethics
Other

Lições da pandemia. Aprender com uma experiência limite

Fernando Ilharco (with Américo Pereira). 2023. Povos e Culturas
Book Chapter

Cascais youth participatory budget

Fernando Ilharco & Filipe Resende (with Filipe Resende). 2022. Smarter cities Portugal
Other

Em português

Marília dos Santos Lopes & Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2022.
Other

A Sociedade do Cuidado

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2021. Povos e Culturas
Book Chapter

Introdução

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2021. A condição de ilhéu
Paper

Não Se Pode Não Comunicar

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2021. Medicina Interna
Book Chapter

Prefácio

Manuel Cândido Pimentel & Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2019. Contexto Mediático e Evangelização
Other

Smarter PT

Fernando Ilharco & Filipe Resende (with Patrícia Dias). 2019.
Paper

The relevance of media in football coaching

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2019. Soccer and Society
Paper

Ecrãs de Fogo

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2018. Lumen veritatis
Other

Património cultural e transformação digital

Fernando Ilharco & Marília dos Santos Lopes (with Peter Hanenberg). 2018. Povos e Culturas
Other

A liderança e a medicina interna

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2017. Medicina Interna
Book Chapter

A televisão e a cultura do pessimismo

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2016. Orações de sapiência
Book Chapter

Drei Katastrophen / Três catástrofes / The Three catastrophes

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2016. Flusseriana: An Intellectual Toolbox
Book Chapter

Screens of fire

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2015. Hazardous future
Paper

The Backgroundness of New Media

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2015. Empedocles
Book

Pós-Sociedade

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2014.
Book

Mourinho

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2012.
Book Chapter

A Vida como História - O Hiper-Profissional do Século XXI

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2011. A Vida como um Filme
Book Chapter

Phenomenology, screens, and screenness

Fernando Ilharco (with Lucas D. Introna). 2011. The Oxford Handbook of management information systems
Other

Um Mundo Sem Centro, Pós-Ocidental, Pós-Democrático e Pós-Literário

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2011. Estados de Guerra
Book Chapter

A Interculturalidade e as Novas Tecnologias

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2009. Portugal Intercultural
Other

Da Aldeia à Cidade Global

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2009. Actas do Congresso Áreas Metropolitanos: Cidades a Metro? 
Book Chapter

Dispositioning IT All

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2009. Bricolage, Care and Information
Paper

A catarse do fogo

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2008. Comunicação e Cultura
Other

A Mensagem são os Media

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2008. Actas do VI Congresso da SOPCOM – Associação Portuguesa de Ciências da Comunicação
Book Chapter

Authenticity in Organisation

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2008. Phenomenology, Organisation, and Technology
Paper

De Todo o Lado, Já!

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2008. Ecclesia
Book Chapter

How To Do Phenomenology?

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2008. Phenomenology organisation and technology
Other

Phenomenology and Leadership - Heidegger’s Authenticity as Ground

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2008. POT 6 – Phenomenology, Organisation, and Technology
Other

Phenomenology organisation and technology

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2008.
Book Chapter

Um Certo Revelar do Mundo

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2008. Liberdade e Compromisso
Book Chapter

Strategy Without Theory

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2007. Information Management – Setting the Scene
Paper

Where are you? A heideggerian analysis of the mobile phone

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2007. Comunicação e Cultura
Paper

A Tecnologia como Contexto ou a Ordenação Informacional e Comunicacional do Mundo

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2006. Prisma.com
Book Chapter

Hyper-text and Hyper-Reality

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2006. Enciclopédia e Hipertexto
Paper

On the meaning of screens

Fernando Ilharco (with Lucas D. Introna). 2006. Human Studies
Other

As cinco cabeças do dragão

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2005. Livro de actas do 4.º congresso da Associação Portuguesa de Ciências da Comunicação
Other

O Império Sem Exterior

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2005.
Other

Retribalização

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2005. Cadernos do ISTA
Book Chapter

Phenomenology, Organisation and Technology:

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2004. POT 3 - Phenomenology, Organisation, and Technology
Paper

The ontological screening of contemporary life

Fernando Ilharco (with Lucas D. Introna). 2004. European Journal of Information Systems
Other

The world through manager’s goals

Fernando Ilharco (with Fernando Ilharco). 2003. WM 2003