Joana Sousa Ribeiro


Biography

Joana Sousa Ribeiro is a researcher at Centre for Social Studies and a PhD student at the School of Economics, University of Coimbra. Her PhD thesis is about the de-skilling and re-skilling process of migrants in the healthcare sector. Her main research interests include socio-professional mobility and migration, longitudinal studies, intercultural studies and citizenship. Among other publications, she published in 2017 "Making the "Structures" Speak: Migrant Biographies along Time", a/b: Auto/Biography Studies, 32, 2, 388-390; in 2015,"COMpartilhar histórias de vida: (inter)subjetividades, (inter)reconhecimentos e (i)migração", in Elsa Lechner (org.), Rostos, vozes e silêncios: uma pesquisa biográfica colaborativa com imigrantes em Portugal. Coimbra: Almedina and in 2014, with other authors, "Health Professionals moving to and out of Portugal: a typical case?", Health Policy, Volume 114, Issues 2-3, 97-108. With other two colleagues, she coordinates an IMISCOE research network group - YAMEC Network - that focuses on issues of mobility of young adults and the economic crisis.


Latest Publications

Article in Scientific journal

Ribeiro, Joana Sousa (2017), "Making the "Structures" Speak: Migrant Biographies along Time", a/b: Auto/Biography Studies, 32, 2, 388-390

Book Chapter

Ribeiro, Joana Sousa (2015), "COMpartilhar histórias de vida: (inter)subjetividades, (inter)reconhecimentos e (i)migração", in Elsa Lechner (org.), Rostos, vozes e silêncios: uma pesquisa biográfica colaborativa com imigrantes em Portugal". Coimbra: Almedina

Book Chapter

Ribeiro, Joana Sousa (2015), "Beyond the Portuguese Nursing Labour Market: towards a crisis of professionalism?", in Teresa Carvalho e Rui Santiago (org.), Professionalism, Managerialism and Reform in Higher Education and the Health Services: The European Welfare State and the Rise of the Knowledge Society. Londres: Palgrave, 146-168