Harkaitz Zubiri

Harkaitz Zubiri is Professor at the Faculty of Education, Phylosophy and Anthropology at the University of the Basque Country. He is Doctor in Sociology. His teaching is framed in the área of initial teacher training for the teaching of second languages. At his faculty, he has co-lead a transformation process to get the dynamic of initial teacher training , especially for the teaching of second languages, closer to the models which are nowadays considered to be most effective at the international level. His research lines are centered, on the one hand, in the educational trajectories, teacher training and language learning. On the other hand, he has been Main Researcher of a Project which has studied a social movement in the field of the popular culture which has a considerable impact in his environment. He has been teacher at the Master Recherche d’Etudes basques en la Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour (UPPA).