Rosa María Guilleumas-García holds a B.A in English Philology by the Universidad de Salamanca (Spain), a Master in Education by the Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira and a Ph. D. in Science Education by the Universidad de Salamanca (Spain).
She taught at the University of the Philippines and the Instituto Cervantes, Manila from 1998 to 2001, guiding courses of Spanish as a Foreign Language.
After teaching at primary and secondary Colombian schools for three years, she started guiding courses of English Didactics and Computer Science Didactics at the college of Education of the Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira in 2006, Dr. Guilleumas joined the Licenciatura en Bilingüismo in 2008 and has since guided courses of Computer Assisted Language Learning, Multimedia Tools in English Language Teaching, Online Courses Design and Curriculum Design, among others. She also coordinates the Technological Area of the program and carries out training sessions in technological digital tools for the professors of the Licenciatura en Bilingüismo.
Dr. Guilleumas has also guided courses related to Information Search and Management at the Master in Education of the Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira and acted as evaluator of master thesis for the said program.
She belongs to the research groups Poliglosia and Estudios del lenguaje y la Educación, de la Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira. She is co-author of the books Excel para investigadores. Aplicaciones prácticas (ISBN 978-958447212-0), Redes sociales de profesores en Twitter (pre-print), NodeXL para el análisis de redes de comunicación (pre-print) and Social Networks of Teachers in Twitter (http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-1478/paper3.pdf)
Current research interests: Education in virtual environments, Pedagogical uses of ICT in Education and specifically in TEFL and Uses of Social Networks in Education