Hanne Leth Andersen

Roskilde University, Denmark
Hanne Leth Andersen

Hanne Leth Andersen is rector and professor at Roskilde University, Denmark. She chairs the educational committee of the Danish Rectors’ Conference and is a member of trusts and executive boards such as the International Advisory Board for the Research Council of Norway and of the expert evaluation panel for The Academy of Finland for Competitive funding. She serves as President of the international expert committee for the French Government’s programme on University Programme Development. She has international experience with Quality Assurance and Development, as an expert for the Norwegian Quality Assurance Agency, for the European University Association, and as a member of the Danish Accreditation Council. She served in the committee for a new Danish grading scale for all educational levels, and she headed the committee for a Danish National Language Strategy for the Danish Minister of Education.  
She holds a PhD in French Language (1997) and an MA in Romance Philology (1990), from the University of Copenhagen.  
Her primary research areas are education research, foreign language didactics and university pedagogy, and she works with the development of teaching forms, exam forms, evaluation, teacher cognition, language learning and the importance of foreign languages in education and in relation to the quality of education.