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Esther Martínez Piñeiro

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ORCID ID  0000-0002-6568-4787

Address: Rúa Xosé María Suárez Núñez. (C.Sur) 15782 Santiago De Compostela (A Coruña)

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Professional Profile

Esther Martínez Piñeiro obtained a bachelor's degree from the University of Santiago de Compostela in 1990 (Pedagogy section). She had previously specialized in socio-educational intervention and has felt closely linked to this field ever since. She attended doctoral courses at the Research Methodology and Educational Organization Department (MIDE). In 1999 she presented her doctoral thesis, which focused on an assessment of occupational training and was awarded the PhD extraordinary award. She is now a tenured lecturer at the MIDE Department at the University of Santiago, where she teaches Research Methods and Techniques in Social educational Action and Social Education Assessment. Both subjects pertain to the Degree in Social Education.


She combined her teaching and research activities with her position as Vice-dean, coordinating the Practicum and Quality Improvement Projects at the Faculty of EducationSciences in the period 2003-2006.She currently coordinates the bridging course to obtain the Degree in Social Education. She represents the university community on the board of the USC Athletics Foundation.