María Dolores Prieto

María Dolores Prieto is Emeritus Professor of Educational Psychology at the University of Murcia.


She has spent periods at Lancaster University (UK), Yale (USA), Harvard (USA), Warwick (UK), Canterbury Christ Church University (UK), IOE (UK).


She has been advisor to the Spanish Ministry of Education and Science (1999-2005) and evaluation advisor to AVAP (Valencian Agency for Evaluation and Foresight).


Her research has focused on the study of intelligence; scientific-creative thinking; creativity, emotional intelligence and multiple intelligences.


She has published several books and articles in journals such as Psicothema, The International Journal of Creativity and Problem Solving, Gifted Child Quarterly, Learning and Individual Differences or Anales de Psicología. She is co-author of the Spanish adaptation of the Bar-On Emotional Intelligence Inventory for young people (7-18 years old) published by TEA.