Pilar Pineda Herrero 

EFI principal researcher


Pilar Pineda Herrero is a pedagogue and a PhD in Educational Sciences. Professor of Economics of Education and Education and Work at the UAB (since 2000), she is an expert on planning and evaluation of training in organizations.
Member of the research group GIPE on Educational Policy, and director of the subgroup EFI (Effectiveness of Continuing Education).
She has counselled several public and private entities on issues related to lifelong learning. She has led several research projects on the development and implementation of systems to evaluate the effectiveness of training; she also researches on other topics such as women and training, vocational education and training, participatory evaluation of educational interventions, the success factors of higher education, the effectiveness of teacher training , etc. She is the author of 5 books and several articles on continuing education and other issues of education and work, published in national and international journals.