Gisela Cebrian Bernat, Speaker at Sustainability Competencies in Education: current trends, challenges and innovative initiatives
Gisela Cebrian Bernat
Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain


Dr. Gisela Cebrián is a Serra Húnter Associate Professor in the Pedagogy Departament at Universitat Rovira i Virgili (URV). She is a member of the research group EDIT - Educational Transformation, Leadership and Sustainability. Her research interests include Education for Sustainable Development (ESD), teacher education, organisational learning, sustainability competencies, educational leadership and curriculum innovation. Through her previous research, conducted wihin the framework of competitive R&D projects, she has explored: the conceptualisation and evaluation of sustainability competencies; the influence of student-centred approaches in sustainability competencies’ development amongst students and more recently how school climate assemblies can lead to more sustainable futures.