Guido de Wilde

University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Guido de Wilde joined the University of Amsterdam in 2006. As Student Exchange Coordinator of the Global Exchange Programme he coordinates the bilateral exchange programmes with 73 universities, advising incoming and outgoing students about international student conferences, summer and exchange programmes and other possibilities to study abroad. Under Guido's supervision, the quantity and quality of the Global Exchange Programme has grown significantly. In addition to his work for the UvA International Office he also led several communication projects such as the development of an online information system for outgoing student mobility, the organisation of the International Staff Week, and alignment of primary and secondary service levels in Student Services. Guido has been a presenter at EAIE and NAFSA conferences as well as having taught English as a second language to Chinese immigrants living in Sydney, Australia.