Miquel Àngel Essomba Gelabert


Departament de Pedagogia Aplicada
Edifici G6-257
Campus de Bellaterra
08193, Bellaterra (Cerdanyola del Vallès)

+34 935 814 074
Tenured Lecturer
Short biography: 

Miquel Àngel Essomba (Barcelona, 1971) has been head of the UNESCO Centre of Catalonia – Unescocat – (2008-2012), and is also President of Linguapax, a Doctor of Pedagogy, holder of a Master’s degree in Psychology of Education and a postgraduate qualification in Intercultural Pedagogy. He heads the Research Group on Interculturality and Immigration in Catalonia (ERIC), and is a consultant for Barcelona City Council and the Government of Catalonia on education and cultural diversity. He has been head of teacher training in intercultural education with the Council of Europe, an OECD expert on diversity and education, and Visiting Research Fellow of the Institute of Policy Studies in Education at the London Metropolitan University. He has been visiting professor at many European and Latin American universities.


Research Line(s): 
Intercultural education; integration of minorities; didactic methodologies for the integration of diversity
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