competences-based assessment in higher education; research-based education; study of the higher education organization and management and gender studies
Georgeta Ion is a professor in the Department of Applied Pedagogy at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB). She has a degree in Psychology and Educational Sciences from the University of Bucharest and a Master's degree in Educational Management and Evaluation from the same university. Since 2007 she has been a Doctor of Educational Sciences from the University of Barcelona. Her research topics are related to educational practices informed by scientific evidence and student evaluation.
In the field of evidence-informed educational practices, she has coordinated and participated in projects that explore the factors that affect the use of scientific research in educational improvement, the construction of the research capacity of teachers and well-founded educational policies. . The projects have been financed in national and international R + D + i programs (Erasmus + program).
In the field of evaluation, in recent years she has coordinated and participated in projects on Evaluation strategies for self-regulation of learning, effective peer feedback processes, evaluation with digital tools. The projects have received funding from the UAB Office of Teaching Quality (OQD), AGAUR- ARMIF program and the European Union (Stratgeic partnerships in Higher Education program).
She is a member of several international professional associations and since 2016 she is a co-convenor of the Research in Higher education network of the European Educational Research Association (EERA).
Check her research activity here.