We give thanks to life, family, friends and my profession, where I have acquired a way of looking at the world, where I have acquired learning and knowledge through experiences inside and outside educational institutions, being more satisfactory when there was a balance and influence between both: Life and the Academy -InOutPractice-

Full professor Málaga University, (Spain). Currently Vice Rector of Virtual Campus and Educational Innovation at the International University of Andalusia (UNIA). Director of the Globalization, Technology, Education and Learning research group -Gtea-. Research lines: a) educational innovation vs technological innovation; b) University teaching c) Practicum and d) Social Tagging. He has been director of several services of training of university teachers (Sciences of Education Center -1994-98-, Educational Innovation Service -1998-2000-, Virtual Teaching -2000-2004-).

He has been an adviser to the Distance Education System (SINED) and the Rectors’ Association (ANUIES) in Mexico. He was awarded the “Order of Puerto Ayacucho” for the Projects developed in Amazonas (Venezuela). External evaluator in evaluation agencies ANEP. Director of the research group: Globalization, Technology, Education and Learning (Gtea), Junta de Andalucía (SEJ-462). Director of R+D+i projects (Erasmus +, Tempus, Feder, etc.) [].

Recently 1. Lelenet and 2. Video Annotation Network Project. 3. Project. R+D+i Project EDU2013-41974-P. 4. Currently R+D+i Project Guarantee of Digital Rights and Entrepreneurial Initiatives: DiagnosticaTEC in Pre-professional Practices Centers -Dig4Inn-.

Erasmus research and teaching stays in other foreign universities: University of Harvard (USA), University of Stockholm (Sweden), University of Cologne (Germany), University of Colima and University of Guadalajara (Mexico)...

Editor Practicum Journal and member of the Practicum Network: Association for the development of the practicum and external practices (REPPE).