Dana Petrova

Centre for International Cooperation in Education (DZS), Czech Republic
Dana Petrova

Dana Petrova is Director of the Centre for International Cooperation in Education, Czech Republic. Dana graduated from the University of Economics in Prague, majoring in International Politics and Diplomacy. From 2000 to 2005 she worked at the Centre for Higher Education Studies in Prague, focusing mainly on the administration of EU educational projects. In 2007 she became head of the Erasmus Unit at the Centre for International Services in Prague. She was responsible for the overall implementation of the LLP/Erasmus programme in the Czech Republic. From 2011 to 2013 she held the position of Director of the Office for International Studies at Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic. Dana has extensive experience with international strategy development and implementation, IRO leadership and quality assessment of international projects. In the last years she focuses mainly on tools measuring impact of international mobility of students on employability. From 2013–2014, Dana was member of the EAIE Conference Programme Committee and is currently a member of the EAIE Awards and Talent Committee.