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educator , philologist

Esther Forgas-Berdet, Spanish philologist, educator. Vice-chairwoman Ateneo Tarragona, 1988—1994; founding member Bloc Feminista Tarragona, 1977—1995; Member of Federation Association Catedráticos Universidad, Association Española Estudios Lexicográficos, Association Lingüística y Filología de América Latina, ActionAid International, International Amnisty, Intermon OXFAM.

Background

Forgas-Berdet, Esther was born on August 24, 1948 in Barcelona. Daughter of Alberto Forgas-Rosell and Rosario Berdet-Carruesco.

Education

Degree in Hispanic Philology with honors, University Barcelona, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Roman Philology, University Barcelona, 1983.

Career

Professor University Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain, since 1977. Head researcher DGICYT, Madrid, 1995—1998, 2000—2003, researcher, since 2005. DELE coordinator Institute Cervantes, Madrid, since 1997.

Access exam coordinator Catalonia University, Generalitat Cataluña, Barcelona, 1998—2004. Evaluation coordinator Institute Cervantes, Madrid, since 1998. Access coordinator Catalonia Adult University, since 2005.

Researcher Institute Mujer INMU/117/04, Madrid, 2005—2008.

Membership

Vice-chairwoman Ateneo Tarragona, 1988—1994. Founding member Bloc Feminista Tarragona, 1977—1995. Member of Federation Association Catedráticos Universidad, Association Española Estudios Lexicográficos, Association Lingüística y Filología de América Latina, ActionAid International, International Amnisty, Intermon OXFAM.

Connections

father:
Alberto Forgas-Rosell

mother:
Rosario Berdet-Carruesco