Anna Planas is a lecturer in the Department of Pedagogy at the University of Girona. She has an undergraduate degree in Pedagogy (1994) from the Autonomous University of Barcelona, and a PhD in Education (2009) from the University of Girona. She has a background in community development and worked in the volunteering sector and in youth and cultural services in local government before joining the University. She is a member of the research team in Policy, Programs and Educational and Sociocultural Services of the University of Girona’s Institute of Educational Research. Her research interests include community development, assessment, participatory evaluation, and youth and cultural policies and programs. She has co-authored a number of papers in these fields. Since September 1, 2014, she has lead the coordination of the Social Education Degree at the University of Girona.


Planas-Lladó, A.; Pineda-Herrero, P., Gil-Pasamontes, E.; Sánchez-Casals, L. (2014).  La Metodología de la evaluación participativa de planes y acciones comunitarias. Tres experiencias de evaluación participativa en Cataluña [The methodology of participatory evaluation and community action. Three experiences of participatory evaluation in Catalonia]. Pedagogía Social. Revista interuniversitaria [Social Pedagogy. Inter-university Review], 24, 105-134.

Planas-Lladó, Anna; Soler-Masó, Pere; Feixa-Pàmpols, Carles (2014). Juventud, políticas públicas y crisis en España: ¿Triángulo mágico o triángulo de las Bermudas? [Youth, public policy and crisis in Spain: Magic triangle or Bermuda Triangle?]. Revista Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales, Niñez y Juventud [Latin American Review of Social Sciences and Youth], 12, 551-565.

Planas, A.; Soler, P.; Vilà, M. (2014). Assessing youth policies. A system of indicators for local government. Evaluation and Program Planning, 45, 22-28.

Planas, A.; Soler, P.; Fullana, J.; Pallisera, M. and Vilà, M. (2013). Student participation in university governance: the opinions of professors and students.” Studies in Higher Education, 38, 571-583.

Planas Lladó, A.; Feliu Soley, L.; Fraguell Sansbelló, R.M.; Arbat Pujolras, G.; Pujol Planella, J; Roura-Pascual, N.; Suñol Martínez, J.J.;  Montoro Moreno, L. (2013). Student perceptions of peer assessment: an interdisciplinary study. Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, DOI: 10.1080/02602938.2013.860077

Planas, A.; Soler, P. (2011) Design and application of a system of evaluation indicators for municipal cultural polícies. Evaluation Journal , 17, 277-292.