Department: Didácticas Especificas

Faculty: F. Educación

Area: Didactics of Experimental Sciences

Research group: Enseñanza y Aprendizaje de las Ciencias

Email: rbtoma@ubu.es

Personal web: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Radu-Bogdan-Toma

Fields of Knowledge: Ciencias Sociales y Jurídicas

Doctor by the Universidad de Burgos with the thesis Stem education in elementary grades design of an effective framework for improving attitudes towards school science 2020. Supervised by Dr. Jesús Ángel Meneses Villagrá.

Assistant Professor in the Area of Didactics of Experimental Sciences at the University of Burgos (Spain). Graduate in Primary Education Teacher (Award for the Outstanding Graduate of the Year - Valedictorian), Master in Inclusive Education and Society (Award for the Outstanding Graduate of the Year - Valedictorian) and International Ph.D in Education (Award for the Outstanding Graduate of the Year - Valedictorian) by the University of Burgos. My teaching and research activity encompasses three main lines of research: (i) the development of integrated STEM pedagogical models based on computer programming and educational robotics for the Primary Education stage and initial teacher training; (ii) the assessment and improvement of attitudes towards science and scientific motivation; and (iii) the development of understanding about the nature of science and scientific inquiry.