Wessel MeijerRadboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands
Wessel Meijer is an all-round international relations manager with 25 years of experience in the internationalisation of higher education, both as a manager and as a specialist. He is currently Deputy Director of the International Office of Radboud University Nijmegen, responsible for strategic and general management issues. Next to his own projects, he leads a team that is responsible for European projects, scholarship programmes and corporate partnerships. As Head of the international office of Fontys University of Applied Sciences, he managed a team of 15 staff at three locations. At Utrecht University his responsibilities were the Erasmus programme and the development and implementation of the international marketing strategy. He started his career at the Utrecht School of Arts, in the early days of student mobility. Wessel is involved in several other international project activities as a trainer, speaker and expert in assessing projects at the EACEA in Brussels and auditing international courses.