Jos BeelenAmsterdam University of Applied Sciences, the Netherlands
Jos is a Senior Policy Adviser for Internationalisation and a researcher in the Faculty of Business and Economics at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands, as well as an Honorary Research Fellow at Coventry University in England. He has facilitated workshops and coached academic staff in internationalising academic programmes at universities in the Netherlands and across Europe, as well as in Colombia, Brazil, South Africa and Australia. He edited the EAIE’s Toolkit publication Implementing Internationalisation at Home (2007) and has since written a range of articles on the same topic, often co-authoring with researchers from Europe and Australia. Jos is currently researching the internationalisation of learning outcomes in academic programmes, focusing on developing the skills that enable academic staff to assume ownership of curriculum internationalisation. In addition to being an EAIE senior trainer, he was also Chair of the Expert Community Internationalisation at Home. Jos holds a Bachelor’s degree in history, a Master’s degree (cum laude) in classical archaeology from the University of Amsterdam and a PhD in international education from Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan, Italy. He is a member of the EAIE Publications Committee.