Senior Advisor at AQU Catalunya, Quality Assurance Leader TeSLA Project
Esther Huertas is a senior advisor at AQU Catalunya, the Catalan University Quality Assurance Agency. Previously, she served as a researcher at the University of Barcelona and followed her professional activity as an assistant professor at the same University. Huertas is a graduate of the Polytechnic University of Catalunya and the University of Barcelona. She holds a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Barcelona.
Huertas has a broad experience in the accreditation of programmes and institutions with special focus on e-learning. She was the chair of ENQA’s working group on quality assurance and e-learning and the work package leader of quality assurance in online higher education in TeSLA project – Trust-based authentication & authorship e-assessment analysis (https://tesla-project.eu/). She was also involved in international activities of AQU Catalunya, participating in different groups of discussion focused on quality assurance.