Head of Department in Sport Science at EUSES – affiliated centre to the UdG. Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Science and Master’s Degree in Political Science from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. He is currently doing his doctoral thesis: Factores de la política deportiva que conducen al éxito internacional del deporte paralímpico.
He has worked as a technician at the Catalan Sports Observatory at INEF in Catalonia from 2009 to 2012 and is currently part of its committee of experts. He is a member of the management board of AEISAD (Spanish Association of Social Research Applied to Sports) and a member of the committee of experts of the Colombian Sports Observatory.
He has collaborated in the following publications:
Puig, N; Junyent, R; Martín, A; Vicens, C. (2011): El deporte en Catalunya 2010. Informe Observatorio Catalán del Deporte. Barcelona: General Secretary of Sport.
Puig, N.; González, S.; Martin, A. (2011). “The Open System of Sport in Catalonia. An UpdatedView” In specialissue of Lancillotto&Nausica.
Burriel, J.C. i Martín, A. (2010). “Deporte y programas”. En El Periódico de Catalunya, 11.430: 13.
Finally, he has participated as a researcher in different research projects on sports management and policies; the most important is the Sport Policy factors Leading to International Sporting Success (SPLISS) project funded by the Higher Sports Council.