Pedro Mendes started working at the University of Luxembourg in 2008. He began as a Study and Program administrator for both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in the Faculty of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences. In 2015, he supported the creation of the Master’s program in Secondary Education in collaboration with the Ministry of Education (MENJ-SCRIPT).

In January 2020, he joined the “Luxembourg Center for Educational Testing (LUCET)” as a Research and Development specialist. He is currently collaborating with the Ministry of Education on setting up a bridge-builder structure to facilitate research-related interactions between the University and the Ministry.

Graduated in 2017 under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Claude Houssemand, Pedro Mendes holds a Master’s degree in mediation from the University of Luxembourg. He speaks five languages fluently.

Research interests
Youth mobility
Secondary education
School development
Research facilitating

Latest content Pedro Mendes took part in

Building a bridge between the University and the Ministry of Education
The Bridge-Builder aims at setting up a single point of contact for research-related interactions between the University of Luxembourg and the Ministry of Education. It will support a streamlining of interactions between these two big players and enhance the visibility of educational research at the University of Luxembourg.