Current Projects

 

Research Projects

  • Constructing a Collaborative Understanding of Learning and Teaching for the XXI century (CULT). Ministerio de Ciencia y Innovación. Convocatoría 2020. Proyectos de I+D+i, retos de la sociedad, tipo JIN (Jóvenes Investigadores). (PID2020-115446RJ-I00; 2021-2024).

    • Lead researcher: Dr.Júlia Llompart, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.

    • Funding: €160,932.48 (UAB)

  • VR4ED: Virtual Reality for Education. Public-Private-Partnership. Partners: Immerse Inc, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign and GREIP.

  • VALIANT: Virtual Innovation and Support Networks for Teachers. Erasmus+ KA3 Priority 3 - Strengthening teacher training and education by using the opportunities of new technologies (School education). (626134-EPP-1-2020-2-ESEPPKA3-PIPOLICY;  2021-2024)

    • Lead researcher: Dr. Robert O'Dowd, Universidad de Leon. Leader researcher UAB: Dr. Melinda Dooly

    • Funding: €58.880,00 (UAB)

    • (see local UAB webpage for ongoing activities)

  • EDUPLUS Network of Excellence (Red Temática: Educación Plurilingüe). Ministerio de Ciencia, Innovación y Universidades: Acciones de dinamización «Redes de Investigación», Convocatoria 2018 (RED2018-102774-T; 2019-2021; extended to 2022)

    • Lead researcher: Dr. Josep Maria Cots, Universitat de Lleida).

    • Funding: €25,000 (Total)

  • GRUP de Recerca en Ensenyament i Interaccions Plurilingües. Convocatòria d'ajuts per donar suport a les activitats dels grups de recerca (SGR 2014). Financed by Agència de Gestió d'Ajuts Universitaris i de Recerca (AGAUR); 2017SGR0744.

    • Lead researcher: Dr. Melinda Dooly, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). 01/01/2017 - 30/04/2019 (extended 2021).

    • Funding: €30,600

Innovation & Development Projects

  • DIGITASK4IC: Digitizing Pedagogical Task Design for Interactional Competence. Directorate General for Education and Culture, KA226 - Partnerships for Digital Education Readiness (KA226-C97A4E3C).

    • Funding: €45,349.00 (UAB)

    • Lead researcher: Dr. Ufuk Balaman (Hacettepe University). Lead researcher UAB: Dr. Dolors Masats

  • ENACT: Communities, Languages, and Activities App. Directorate General for Education and Culture, Erasmus+ 2019 Key Action 2 Strategic Partnerships for Higher Education (2019-1-UK01-KA203-061567). 01/10/2019-01/10-2021.

    • Funding: €38,005 (UAB)

    • Lead researcher: Dr. Müge Satar (Newcastle University, UK). Lead researcher UAB: Dr. Melinda Dooly

    • (see local UAB webpage for ongoing activities)

  • LOCALL: Local Linguistic Landscapes for global language education in the school context. Directorate General for Education and Culture, Erasmus+ 2019 Key Action 2 Strategic Partnerships for Higher Education (2019-1-DE03-KA201-060024). 01/10/2019-01/10-2022.

    • Funding: €45,664

    • Lead researcher: Dr. Sílvia Melo-Pfeiffer (University of Hamburg). Lead researcher UAB: Dr. Melinda Dooly

    • (see local UAB webpage for ongoing activities)