Guy HaugValencia University of Technology, Spain
Guy Haug received the Constance Meldrum award in 2009. The Awards Committee acknowledged him as one of the fathers of the European Higher Education Area, noting his central involvement in shaping the Bologna process and the EU’s agenda for the modernisation of universities in the framework of the Lisbon strategy. He was also recognised for his participation in large scale US-EU exchanges and the inception of the ERASMUS and TEMPUS programmes. At the time that he received this award he was working for the Valencia University of Technology in Spain.