Our Team

OUR TEAM

Our teaching staff are all seasoned teachers and experts in the fields of foreign language education, maths, science, physical education, arts and crafts, music, and other academic subjects. Our academic coordinators will guide you throughout the course and provide you with support whenever you need it.

Programme coordinators

Programme director:

Cristina escobar Urmeneta

Academic coordinator:

Rosamaria Felip

Internship coordinator:

Oriol Pallarés

Master’s Dissertation coordinator:

Natalia Evnitskaya

Module coordinators:

Maria Andriá
Marilisa Birello
Cristina Escobar Urmeneta
Natalia Evnitskaya
Rosamaria Felip
Oriol Pallarés

Student support:

Anastasia Lovtskaya

Aministrative coordinator:

Mònica Jardí

Academic coordinator:

Escola de Postgrau UAB
FACULTY
Eva Alcalà Arxé

Teaching Diploma. Postgraduate Certificate in CLIL student and Master's Degree in Teacher Development for FLE student.

Primary school CLIL teacher at Escola Lloriana in Sant Vicenç de Torelló.

Specialist in experiential learning in the foreign language classroom.

María Andriá

PhD in Applied Linguistics and Second Language Acquisition.

Postdoctoral researcher at the UAB's Department of Language, Literature and Social Science Education.

Joan Manel Borràs

PhD in Linguistic Communication and Multilingual Mediation.

Associate Professor at the UAB’s Department of Spanish and a Research Assistant with the Language and Literature Education Unit.

Laura Calzado

Bachelor’s degree in Therapeutic Pedagogy.

Master's Degree in Teacher Development for CLIL student (2018-2019).

Primary school CLIL teacher at Escola Dolors Monserdà-Santapau de Barcelona and CLIL trainer at the Department of Education.

MARIA CASADEVALL MUNNÉ

PhD in Biology (UB). Postgraduate Certificate in CLIL (UAB).

Secondary school CLIL teacher, specialized in Biology and Geology.

GEP (Grup d’Experimentació per al Plurilingüisme) del Departament d’Educació Teacher trainer.

Juli Cebrián

PhD in Linguistics.

Associate Professor at the UAB's Department of English and an expert on the acquisition and teaching of English pronunciation.

Tònia Cladera Bohigas

Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy.

CLIL Trainer at the program GEP (Generació Plurilingüe) of the Departament of Education.

Vocational Education teacher at Institut la Guineueta (Barcelona).

Eva Codó

PhD in English Language and Linguistics.

Associate Professor at the UAB’s Department of English and an expert on multilingual discursive practices and intercultural communication.

Josep M. Descarrega Bardeny

Bachelor’s degree in Geography. Master's Degree in Teacher Development for CLIL.

Secondary school CLIL teacher at Institut Escola Plaça Comas de Barcelona and CLIL trainer at the Department of Education.

Participant in a Solidarity Project, organising supporting actions for people in world conflict situations.

Cristina Escobar Urmeneta

PhD in Education.

Director of this programme and Full Professor at the UAB's Department of Language Education.

Natalia Evnitskaya

PhD in Education.

Assistant Professor at the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (UIC).

Rosamaria Felip

Master’s Degree in Education and E-learning and doctoral candidate.

Associate Instructor at the UAB’s Department of Language Education and a Consultant for the Foreign Languages Unit at the Catalan government's Department of Education in Barcelona.

Maria Galera

Teaching Diploma.

Postgraduate Certificate in CLIL student (2017-2018) and Master's Degree in Teacher Development for FLE student (2018-2019).

Neus Lorenzo

PhD in History.

Inspector of Education for the Catalan public education system and Co-chair of the Research and Development Commission of the Association of Teacher Education in Europe (ATEE).

Anastasia Lovtskaya

PhD student in Education (UAB).

Masters in teacher development and research (UAB) and business studies (University of Edinburgh). CELTA (IH Barcelona).

ESL teacher.

Sònia Marcos

Primary Teaching Diploma (UdG) and Bachelor's degree in Translation and Interpreting (Kyoto University of Foreign Studies, Japan).

Head of studies at Escola Els Estanys in Sils. Coordinator of CLIL projects (Science) in primary.

Lecturer on CLIL and ELT in infant and primary education at UdG, UVIC, UAB.

Manuel Mora

Trinity Cert. TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages).

Postgraduate Certificate in CLIL student at UAB (3rd Edition: 2016-2017).

Tom Morton

Teaching Diploma as well as a Bachelor's degree in Translation and Interpreting.

Primary school CLIL teacher at Escola Sant Jordi (Mollet del Vallès) and CLIL trainer at the Department of Education.

Teresa Navés

PhD in English Language Philology in Second Language Acquisition.

Coordinator of the foreign language courses for teenagers at the EOIDrassanes.

Teacher of English at the public school “Anna Gironella de Mundet”.

David Owen

PhD in Philosophy and Linguistics.

Honorary Research Fellow in the Department of Applied Linguistics and Communication, Birkbeck, University of London.

Oriol Pallarés

Master’s Degree in Research in Education.

Associate Instructor at the UAB’s Department of Language Education.

Inspector of education for the Generalitat de Catalunya, trainer in CLIL and Multilingual Programmes for the Catalan public education system. Internship coordinator for this programme.

Carlota Petit

Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics.

Secondary school CLIL teacher specialised in Maths.

Elisabet Pladevall

PhD in English Language and Linguistics.

Lecturer and researcher at the UAB’s Department of English and an expert on English as a second language acquisition in bilingual immersion, semi-immersion and instructed classroom contexts.

Miriam Remolà Elvira

Diploma in Primary Education Teaching specializing in social sciences. Master's degree in Educational Psychology and Postgraduate certificate in CLIL at UAB.

English and CLIL teacher at Institut Escola Sant Esteve in Castellar del Vallès.

BORJA RIQUELME

Master’s Degree in Teacher Development for Content and Language Integrated Learning (UAB). Master’s Degree student in Applied Linguistics (UAM).

Architect and secondary school CLIL teacher specialised in Visual Arts.

Production manager of the CLIL Journal of Innovation and Research in Plurilingual and Pluricultural Education (UAB).

Guadalupe Romero

PhD in Translation.

Lecturer and researcher at the UAB’s Department of Translating and Interpreting and Department of Asian.

ANA SANCHEZ

Bachelor's Degree in Audiovisual Communication.

Postgraduate studies in Marketing and Advertising and Master's Degree in Teacher Development for FLE & CLIL.

Secondary school teacher and CLIL trainer for the Department of Education.

Jill Simon

Master’s Degree in Research in Education.

Biologist and teacher of English as well as a secondary school CLIL teacher specialised in Science.

June Solsona MARROCO

University Degree in Primary Education specializing in Foreign Languages: English at UAB. Postgraduate Certificate in CLIL at UAB.

Master's Degree in Teacher Development for Foreign Language Education and Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) at UAB.

Primary Education teacher and English teacher in Barcelona as well as in London and alumni from the postgraduate and master's degree in CLIL.

Berta Torras

PhD in Education.

Associate Instructor for the Universitat de Manresa (UVic-Catalunya Central)’s Early Childhood Education Degree and language services.

Breogán Tosar

PhD in Education.

Associate Professor at the UAB’s Department of Language Education.

CLIL teacher at the Escola Can Salvi primary school in Sant Andreu de la Barca.

Laia Viladot

PhD in Music Didactics.

Assistant Professor at the UAB’s Department of Musical, Artistic and Physical Expression.

Deborah Williams

Master’s Degree in Teacher Development for CLIL, UAB; Trinity Cert. TESOL.

BA (Hons) Development Studies, #TeachSDGs Ambassador.

Accredited Woodland Activity Leader.