Siegbert Wuttig

Formerly German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Germany
Siegbert Wuttig

Before retiring in 2014, Siegbert Wuttig was Director of the National Agency for EU higher education cooperation at the DAAD and Director of the international ASEM Education Secretariat. Prior to these functions, Siegbert was National Secretary and member of the International Advisory Board of the International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience. Additionally, he was Head of the National Erasmus Agency, Head of Division for Western Europe at the DAAD and Assistant to the President of the University of Würzburg. During the last 25 years, he has taken part in many international working groups and organised numerous international, national and regional conferences on internationalisation and cross-border mobility. Moreover, he has contributed to the political discussions on the development of EU education programmes and the European Higher Education Area, and published widely on topics related to higher education. Siegbert graduated in French and Italian Philology, History and Psychology and holds a number of academic degrees.