Primary teacher, pedagogue and Doctor in Philosophy and Education Science at the University of Barcelona (UB). She teaches in the Area of Didactics and School Organisation in the Department of Applied Pedagogy of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. She has led many research projects (I+D) on organisational culture in the university and change processes. She has also led other projects on leadership, participation, decision making and gender at the university. She has authored several publications, including over ten books and numerous articles, some of which were published in prestigious international journals. She has worked on several occasions for the Catalan educational administration on school autonomy and management.