Administration and management
Director Of The School
Dra. Núria Casals Farré
Professor at the Department of Basic Sciences
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
The Faculty Manager
Dra. Marta Gámiz
Doctor of Law.
The Secretary of the School is made up of administrative staff from the doctoral school, who are responsible for providing the technical and administrative support necessary to ensure the Doctoral Programmes are run correctly.
Their functions include management tasks related to candidate admissions applications, student enrolment, student support, processing and storing files, managing the different Doctoral Academic Committees, managing Doctoral Activities Documents and Research Plans, and managing and processing thesis submissions and organising the reading and defence of doctoral theses.
Responsible for managing procedures for students in the Doctoral Programmes for Architecture, Economics and Law, and for Communications, Humanities and Education.
Responsible for managing procedures for students in the Doctoral Programme for Health.
Doctoral School Steering Committee
The Steering Committee is the university body that governs UIC Barcelona Doctoral School.
It is made up of:
- The Vice-rector for Research, Innovation and Knowledge Transfer, who acts as president.
- The director of the doctoral school
- The Doctoral Programme coordinators
- The presidents of the Doctoral Academic Committees
- The Faculty Manager
The Steering Committee may also include a representative from any of the organisms or institutions with whom a collaboration agreement has been signed.
The Steering Committee is in charge of establishing, organising and updating the general procedures in place for running the different Doctoral Programmes, passing improvements suggested by the Doctoral School Quality Committee, and ensuring the research policies and strategies implemented by the university are followed up on, keeping in mind the sociocultural context, trends and the importance of knowledge transfer.