Educational background

PhD in Information and Communication Technologies, 2014-2019, Learning Technologies, Excellent Cum
Laude (International mention), Universitat Pompeu Fabra.
MSc in Education and ICT (e-learning), 2013-2014, Education and ICT, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya.
BEng in Audiovisual Systems Engineering, 2010-2013, Engineering, Universitat Pompeu Fabra.

Professional experience

Nov 2019 – Present, Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), Postdoctoral researcher.
Feb 2020 – Present, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC), Course Instructor, Master in Education and ICT.
Sept 2014 – Oct 2019, Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), Predoctoral researcher.
Jan 2015 – Dic 2018, Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), Adjunt professor (Bachelor’s degrees).
May 2016 – July 2017, Barcelona Activa – Cibernàrium, Course Instructor (Vocational training).
Jan 2014 – Jan 2016, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Technical researcher Specialist in MOOCs.
May 2013 – Jan 2016, Telefónica Chair «Social Innovation in Education» – Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF),
Technical researcher.
Dec 2012 – July 2014, Teaching Quality and Innovation Support Unit at UPF, Technical-Pedagogical Support
and Educational Video Producer

Study Abroad / Research stays

2021: Tallinn University – Tallinn, Estonia. Exploration of research opportunities regarding learning design and learning analytics.

2019: Maastricht University – Maastricht, The Netherlands. Exploration of research opportunities regarding problem-based learning and design for learning in blended learning educational contexts.

2019: Pittsburgh University (School of Computing & Information) – Pittsburgh, United States. Research project in using data analytics to facilitate personalized and effective support in the design of blended learning educational practices.

2007: Vienna University of Technology (TUWien) – Vienna, Austria. Erasmus exchange – Research project in Telecommunications Engineering: «Effect of Decoding Desynchronization in Inter- Predicted Frames (H.264)»

Awards / Funding

  • BEST Demo award (ECTEL 2021)
  • ARCHIMEDES FOUNDATION Mobility award 2020-2021 (1800€)
  • BEST PHD THESIS eMadrid Network 2020
  • SEBAP Mobility award 2018-2019 (4200€)
  • YERUN Mobility award 2018-2019 (1000€)
  • ITWorldEdu 2018 selected workshop “Millora la teva classe utilitzant analítiques de dades!”
  • BEST Demo award (ECTEL 2018)
  • BEST Paper award finalist (Best EDEN 2015)