Executive Advisor in Ministry of Education Culture and Sport of Spain
Luis Delgado has a PhD in Physics (Universidad Complutense de Madrid). He has a long experience working in Higher Education, Research and Innovation for more than 30 years as: Materials Researcher (CIEMAT, Spain), Director of Technological Centre (Madrid Institute of Technology) and Public Research Organization (IGME) and on policy making at national and international level. He has been Deputy Director General of International Organisms and Programmes (2002-2007) and Deputy Director General of Modernization and Internationalization of Universities (Ministry of Education). From September 2007 – July 2009, he worked on the Modernisation Agenda for European Universities at DG Research, European Commission. He has represented Spain in in different international research and HE committees, programmes and organisms: BFUG, OECD – IMHE, Council of Europe; European Commission, the European University Institute, etc.