Fields of activities:
|» Gender and sexuality studies |
» Other social sciences
|» Education (incl. training, pedagogy, didactics) |
» Environmental sciences
Brief description of your activity focus
science education, science communication, social cohesion, employment, gender mainstreaming, social dialogue
Details about Expertise / Competences / Technologies
I am primarily a science educator with a lot of background and experience in the areas of Physics and mainly primary science.
I have also conducted a lot of research in the social sciences, with experience in issues relating to employment, career guideance, gender mainstreaming, science communication, vocational education and qualifications, validation of informal and non-formal education, Bologna Process, image of scientists, social cohesion in education, community involvement.
This wide area of work is the result of participation in many projects as well as the result of a small country with few resources and thus it is essential to be flexible - increasing the range of expertise.
EU Framework Programme related activities:
» Changing role of knowledge throughout the economy
» Socio-economic development trajectories
» Societal trends and lifestyles
» Participation and citizenship in Europe
» Developing better indicators for policy
» Use of indicators and related approaches for the evaluation of research policies and programmes
» Mutual learning and co-operation
International and national projects beyond EU Framework Programme
I have carried out research in science education, social cohesion, career guidance, youth employment, gender mainstreaming, discrimination etc. basically a number of areas within social science.