Meet the team
Esther SimónOperative group: Library and Learning Resources. Director
Work fields:Quality control, Improvement of processes, Organization and planning
How can Esther Simón help you?
As the director of the UOC's Library and Learning Resources department, she coordinates the work of the different teams. She ensures quality standards are maintained and that students have access to learning resources on time, on budget and in accordance with legal and quality guidelines.
She also makes sure that the members of the university community have access to collections and information services to help them in their everyday work.
Education and professional career
She holds an official llicenciatura degree in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from the University of Barcelona (UB), and has taken doctoral courses in Human Resources also at the UB, and a postgraduate course for Trainers at the UOC.
She started her career with selection and employability processes in the Spanish National Institute of Enterprise, subsequently working as training manager in a company specializing in robotics and automatic controllers.
She began her professional relationship with the UOC in 2001, holding a number of positions with managerial responsibility. First, in the field of teaching management in process management and improvement; and subsequently providing management support for the Library, where she took part in external support and cross-functional processes.
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