Walewska Duran

Walewska Duran
Profile: 
Production of learning resources
Working areas: 
Editorial management, Publishing, Learning resources, Text-based and audiovisual learning resources, Teaching materials

How can Walewska help you?

The UOC Library is the home of the learning resources kitchen. Here, Walewska is responsible for managing the editorial production process of the materials that the UOC produces for each course.

She coordinates the entire production process from beginning to end; from receiving requests from the teaching staff, to uploading content to the classrooms, all the while ensuring that the established quality standards, deadlines and budgets are met.

Her job involves daily contact with many people, such as authors, linguists, layout editors and graphic designers.

Education and professional career

She holds a bachelor’s degree in Advertising and Public Relations (UAB) and a postgraduate degree in Coolhunting: Qualitative Trend Analysis (URL). She began her professional career working in the design and publishing industry for advertising and media agencies and publishers.

In 2008, she joined the UOC group company, Oberta Publishing, in the area dedicated to editorial production, producing initial layouts for teaching materials and subsequently moving on to an editorial role. She is currently in charge of editorial management for the UOC Library.

Personal interests

She likes to swim, practice yoga and go to the cinema as well as travelling and visiting different cities.