Ronald G. Sultana Author of Evaluating Organization Development
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Ronald G. Sultana

Professor of Sociology and Comparative Education
Director, Euro-Med Centre for Educational Research, University of Malta

Ronald G. Sultana is Professor of Sociology and Comparative Education at the University of Malta, where he directs the Euro-Mediterranean Centre for Educational Research. His research areas include education and development, and the links between education and the economy. He studied career guidance at the University of Reading (UK), and researched transition-to-work issues at the University of Waikato (NZ) and at Stanford University, where he was Fulbright Fellow.

Subjects: Education

Biography

Ronald G. Sultana is Professor of Educational Sociology and Comparative Education at the University of Malta, where he directs the Euro-Mediterranean Centre for Educational Research (EMCER). His main research areas include education and development from a global justice perspective, and the links between education and the economy. He mobilizes a range of theoretical lenses to consider the impact of neo-liberalism and globalization on life trajectories in different contexts. He studied career guidance at the University of Reading (UK), and researched career education and transition-to-work issues at the Universities of Waikato (New Zealand), and Stanford (USA), where he was a Fulbright Fellow. His work has taken him to several countries in the Middle East and North Africa region and Europe, and he has been an advisor to a number of agencies, including UNESCO, UNICEF, GIZ, the Commonwealth Secretariat, the European Union, and various Ministries of Education. Co/author and co/editor of over 30 volumes, he has published more than 100 papers in refereed journals and books. A list of his publications is available at: http://www.um.edu.mt/emcer/publications

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Education and equity; education and the world of work; school to work transition; career education and career guidance; initial teacher education; education in the global South.

Personal Interests

    Walking, art, classical music

Books