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Dr Joan Alfred Amer Fernández

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Dr Joan Alfred Amer Fernández
Tenure-track contract Lecturer with a PhD
Theory and History of Education

Dr Joan Alfred Amer Fernández

personal.uib.eu/joan.amer

Curriculum

Brief CV

PhD in Sociology (Autonomous University of Barcelona). From 2010 on, he is Lecturer at the Department of Pedagogy and Specific Didactics. Postdoctoral researcher at Lancaster University (United Kingdom) 2006-2008.

Member of the Research Group GIFES (Social and Educational Training and Research Group)(http://gifes.uib.eu) of the UIB. He works in the fields of evidence-based family education programmes, social pedagogy, sociology of family and education, and qualitative research. Formerly he worked in the field of sociology of tourism.

Selection of recent publications:

Valero, M., Ballester, L., Orte, C., & Amer, J. (2017). Meta-analysis of family-based selective prevention programs for drug consumption in adolescence. Psicothema, accepted, in press.

Orte, C., Ballester, L., Amer, J., & Vives, M. (2016). Quality of implementation in an evidence-based family prevention program: 'The Family Competence Program'. Psychosocial Intervention, 25, 2, 95-101.

Orte, C., Ballester, L., Vives, M., Amer, J., & March, M.X. (2016). Cultural adaptation of family evidence-based drug prevention programs in Spain. In M. Israelashvili & J.Romano (Eds.). The Cambridge Handbook of International Prevention Science. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Orte, C., Ballester, L., Amer, J., & Vives, M. (2015). Assesing the role of facilitators in evidence-based family prevention programs via Delphi technique. Families in Society, The Journal of Contemporary Social Services, 95, 4, 236-244.


Orte, C., Ballester, L. & Amer, J. (2015). The Strengthening Families Program in Spain: A long-term evaluation. Journal of Children's Services, 10,2, 101-119

Teaching

Office Hours

Lecturer Tutorial Times
Start Date End Date Day Start Time End Time Location
21/09/2018 30/06/2019 Friday 12.30 13.30 B204 Guillem Cifre de Colonya

Subjects taught. Academic Year 2018-19

Subjects taught
Subject Degree/campus
22328 - Final Degree Project
21900 - Foundations of Contemporary Society
10985 - Advanced Sociological and Anthropological Research into Families and Relati

Teaching, 5 previous years

Subject Degree
10592 - Master's Thesis
  • Master's Degree in Tourism and Environmental Economics 2013-14
10604 - Tourism Development and Social and Cultural Impacts
10905 - Master's Thesis
10985 - Advanced Sociological and Anthropological Research into Families and Relati
10989 - Qualitative Research
10990 - Master's Thesis
21900 - Foundations of Contemporary Society
  • Degree in Pedagogy 2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
  • Degree in Social Education2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
  • Degree in Social Work2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
  • Double Degree: Degree in Social Eduction and Degree in Social Work2013-14
22328 - Final Degree Project
  • Degree in Social Education2016-17, 2017-18

Research

Research groups

Group Membership type
Educational and social research and training (GIFES) Member
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