Ricardo García Mira - General Coordinator
Professor of Social and Environmental Psychology at the University of A Coruña. He is a Visiting Reader at the Department of Psychology at the University of Surrey and has been invited to other universities over the last 10 years (like Texas State University, Tallinn Estonia, UNAM Mexico, UVT, Paris V, Texas A&M etc) to give seminars and lectures. He has been part of the Board of the International Association for People-Environment Studies (IAPS). He has been an active researcher over the last 20 years, evaluating the environmental impact of social problems (i.e. Prestige disaster, 2006: Fires in the Northwest of Spain, 2006). He has extensive experience in managing and organizing projects for the Galician government with support from the Ministry of Science and the EFRD. Some of his more recent publications include: "Culture, Environmental Action and sustainability" (Hogrefe, 2003)"; "Housing, Space and Quality of Life" (2005, Ashgate), and “Sustainability, values and environmental culture” (2009, Pirámide). He is the Project Coordinator.