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Dr Antonio Juan Colom Cañellas
Dr Antonio Juan Colom Cañellas
Emeritus Professor
Theory and History of Education

Dr Antonio Juan Colom Cañellas


Brief CV

Antonio J. Colom Caņellas, (Palma de Mallorca, 1946), BA and PhD in Education from the University of Barcelona won the special award of both degrees. He is currently a faculty member, section of Philosophy and Social Sciences, the National Academy of Catalunya and is also from the 32 years, professor of Theory of Education of the University of the Balearic Islands, where it has been: director department, (instituting studies Educational Sciences), director of ICE (Institute for Science Education) and dean of Faculty. Author or coauthor of more than 320 titles of books and articles, has published work in 10 countries and six languages. He has developed training activity in the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Venezuela, Colombia, Chile, Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay.

His research focuses on the pedagogical epistemology, history and contemporary thought of nonformal education and social education. Advisor to the Ministry of Education on evaluation, is part of the editorial boards of 20 journals specialized domestic and foreign well as the publisher Armand Colin Paris. It has been biografiado in the International Who's Who in Education, University of Cambridge (U.K.); He has also been invited by various American and European universities professor and collaborator of UNESCO and OEI.


Subjects taught. Academic Year 2018-19

Subjects taught
Subject Degree/campus
10904 - Intervention Practices for Minors

Subjects taught. Academic Year 2019-20

Subjects taught
Subject Degree/campus
11048 - Intervention Practices for Early Childhood, Adolescence and Families
10904 - Intervention Practices for Minors

Teaching, 5 previous years

Subject Degree
10904 - Intervention Practices for Minors
10905 - Master's Thesis
10990 - Master's Thesis
22206 - Theory of Education
  • Degree in Pedagogy 2018-19
22217 - Evolution and Consolidation of Education Systems
  • Degree in Pedagogy 2018-19
22229 - Contemporary Pedagogy
  • Degree in Pedagogy 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2018-19
22232 - Final Degree Project
  • Degree in Pedagogy 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19
2519 - Contemporary Pedagogy
  • Pedagogy 2014-15
  • Psychopedagogy 2014-15


Research groups

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