University of Malta

Professor Ronald G. Sultana
Director, Euro-Mediterranean Centre for Educational Research, University of Malta

Ronald G. Sultana studied career guidance at the University of Reading (UK), and researched career education at the Universities of Waikato (NZ), and Stanford (USA), where he was a Fulbright Fellow. He is professor of sociology and comparative education at the University of Malta, where he directs the Euro-Mediterranean Centre for Educational Research. He has participated as a consulting expert in several international reviews of career guidance across Europe and in the Middle East and North Africa region, and has published over 150 papers and 35 books. In 2020 Professor Sultana was awarded an Honorary Doctorate by Université Laval for his work in career guidance. A list of his publications is available at:

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Prof. Ronald Sultana


Doctor Manwel Debono

Dr Manwel Debono is a Chartered Occupational Psychologist and holds a Ph.D. in career choice and development. He is a former Director of the Centre for Labour Studies at the University of Malta, where he currently works as a Senior Lecturer. Over the past 20 years, Dr Debono has been involved in numerous national and European research projects about the world of work. His research interests include career guidance, working conditions, work attitudes, industrial relations, skills and competences.

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Dr. Manwel Debono 
Dr. Manwel Debono

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