Oscar Valiente is Professor at the School of Education of the University of Glasgow. His work focuses on the political economy of education and training reforms, the role of VET and skills in international development, and the effects of education policy on youth transitions. Oscar has led international projects on ‘youth transitions of VET graduates’, ‘lifelong learning policies targeting young adults’ and ‘policy transfer in apprenticeship training’. Oscar is the Glasgow lead of the Erasmus Mundus Master Programme Education Policies for Global Development (GLOBED). He is also visiting fellow at the Centre for Globalisation, Education and Social Policies of the Autonomous University of Barcelona and at the Centre for International Education of the University of Sussex.
Affiliation: University of Glasgow, UK
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