Jordi Ficapal

Jordi Ficapal

Director of Pedagogy and Innovation/ Director of The Chair of Responsible Tourism and Hospitality
jordi.ficapal@htsi.url.edu

93 252 28 90

Academic background
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Leadership for Public Management. IESE (current).
  • Executive Master’s Degree in Public Administration. ESADE, 2015.
  • Diploma Management Function of the Public Administration. ESADE, 2014.
  • Postgraduate Degree in Strategy and Regional Competitiveness. UPC, 2012.
  • Doctorate Courses in Social and Cultural Anthropology. UB, 2005.
  • Degree in Social and Cultural Anthropology. UB, 1999.
  • Graduate in Family and Social Welfare. UB, 1996.
  • Postgraduate Degree in International Cooperation and Development. UB, 1994.
  • Diploma in Magisterium in Social Sciences. Blanquerna (UB), 1986.
Knowledge areas
  • Pedagogical and academic-teaching innovation.
  • Public administration and public policies in tourism.
  • Responsible tourism and tourism sustainability.
  • Social responsibility of tourism and hotel management.
  • Tourism and human development.
  • Anthropology of tourism.
Teaching experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Tourism and Hospitality Management: social philosophy, tourism anthropology, research methods and skills, diversity management, responsible tourism, thesis.
  • Degree in Tourism and Hospitality Management: tourism and community development, research methods – diploma final project, social philosophy, methods of work, human factor, tourist and hotel innovation.
  • Master in Innovative Hospitality Management: research skills, cross-cultural management, master’s thesis.
  • Subjects as guest professor: CSR (Business Policy), Cross-cultural Training Tools (Oxford Brookes University Business School), Introduction to Tourism as a Development Tool (Antonio Ruiz de Montoya University, Peru).
  • Baccalaureate: Analysis and Social Action, History of Catalonia and Spain, Sociology Tutor of high school research projects.
Professional experience
  • School of Tourism and Hospitality Management Sant Ignasi (HTSI), Ramon Llull University: Academic Director and Professor of Social Philosophy. July 2018 – Current.
  • Government of Catalonia: President of the Catalan Council for Vocational Training. March 2016 – June 2018.
  • School of Tourism and Hospitality Management Sant Ignasi (HTSI), Ramon Llull University (formerly ESADE-School of Tourism Sant Ignasi): Director of the Responsible Tourism Observatory. Professor, researcher. Director of the PCI/AECID international cooperation project in Quispicanchi (Peru). January 2012 – March 2016. Barcelona.
  • TSI-Turismo Sant Ignasi, ESADE – Ramon Llull University, Barcelona: Academic and research director, titular professor TSI, researcher. 2005 – January 2012, Barcelona.
  • Cervelló Town Hall: Elected office. 1st Deputy Mayor and Deputy Councillor for the Treasury, Human Resources, Economic Promotion and Employment. June 2011 – June 2015, Cervelló.
  • TSI-Turismo Sant Ignasi, ESADE – Ramon Llull University, Barcelona: person responsible for the course, lecturer, researcher. 2002 – 2005, Barcelona.
  • TSI-Turismo Sant Ignasi, ESADE – Ramon Llull University, Barcelona: part-time collaborating professor. 1999 – 2002, Barcelona.
  • Sant Ignasi–Sarrià School. Baccalaureate: Professor, Head of the Department of Social Sciences, Coordinator of the Department of Analysis and Social Action. 1999 – 2002, Barcelona.
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