Dr. Francesca Walls holds a Ph.D. in applied linguistics. She has ten years of experience in the field of English language teaching and assessment in a variety of academic and business contexts in Spain, the U.K. and Japan. Currently she teaches the English Foundation Program at EU Business School Barcelona’s campus. Additionally, she works in the academic department where she leads the academic coordination of the BA(Hons) program and ensures the quality of assessment materials and processes. She also continues to collaborate with Cambridge English Language Assessment as an examiner and supervisor. She is passionate about education and committed to personal development through continuous learning and reflection.

FRANCESCA WALLS
Dr. Francesca Walls

Question things! Education is not about remembering facts. It’s about understanding them; applying them to diverse situations; challenging them; creating them and integrating new insights with established knowledge.

Communications Lecturer
Barcelona Campus
Education
2013-2018

University of Barcelona: Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics

2011-2012

University of Barcelona: Masters in Applied Linguistics and Language Acquisition in Multilingual Contexts

2006-2010

University of Cambridge: BA (Hons) in Modern and Medieval Languages (French and Spanish), First class

Employment
2014-2018

Cambridge English Language Assessment: Certified examiner and supervisor

Teaching
2015-

EU Business School: Lecturer in English and Communication Skills (English Foundation Program, Business Bridging Program and Bachelors

2016-2018

University of Barcelona: Lecturer in English and Linguistics

2014

Coventry University: Lecturer in English for Academic Purposes