Joan Elias

GUNi President
President ACUP & Rector of the Barcelona University

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Rector of the University of Barcelona (UB)

Joan Elias (Barcelona, ​​1956) is Rector of the UB since December 2016. He has been the head of studies and dean of the Faculty of Mathematics, Vice-Rector of the University of Barcelona and Secretary General of the Interuniversity Council of Catalonia. Since February 2018, he is also the president of the CRUE Internationalization and Cooperation Sectoral Commission.

Joan Elias (Barcelona, ​​1956) is Rector of the UB since December 2016. Professor of Mathematics at the Department of Mathematics and Computing at the University of Barcelona, ​​during his academic life he has combined teaching, research in commutative algebra and management. He has been the principal investigator of several research projects, national networks and integrated actions in several countries. Also, he was editor-in-chief of the Royal Spanish Mathematical Society and member of the publications committee of the European Mathematical Society. In the field of management, he has been the head of studies and dean of the Faculty of Mathematics, Vice-Rector of the University of Barcelona and Secretary General of the Interuniversity Council of Catalonia. Since February 2018, he is also the president of the CRUE Internationalization and Cooperation Sectoral Commission.

Partners

  • UNESCO. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  • The Catalan Association of Public Universities (ACUP)

Sponsored by

  • Generalitat de Catalunya
  • Ajuntament de Barcelona