Andries VerspeetenGhent University, Belgium
Andries is Policy Adviser for International Relations at Ghent University, Belgium, where he provides follow-up to the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master and PhD courses and advises applicants during the development of their project proposals. In Erasmus Mundus Action 3, he participated in the EM-iDEA project, which aimed at bringing together EM-coordinators across Europe, as well as in EM-ACE, which focused on joint programme promotion. He also provides follow-up to the EU higher education policy, and his position as secretary to Ghent University’s Expert Group on Internationalisation assures a connection with the wider aspects of internationalisation policy and operations. Andries has a Master’s in Eastern European languages and cultures from Ghent University, with an emphasis on the Russian and Serbian languages and international politics.