Jessica Stannard

Nuffic, Netherlands

Jessica Stannard is currently working as Consultant and Senior Credential Evaluator in the International Recognition Department of the Netherlands Organisation for International Cooperation in Higher Education (Nuffic). She has over 20 years of experience in the field of international credential recognition. Jessica's main responsibilities at Nuffic include the coordination, design and provision of training courses in the field of credential evaluation and international recognition as well as the evaluation of foreign credentials. She has acted as presenter and trainer for numerous sessions and workshops, including those offered by the EAIE, NAFSA, AACRAO and Nuffic, as well as in projects financed by the European Commission. Jessica has written several publications and articles on the Dutch and American educational systems and is part of a national and international information-exchange network on diploma mills. Jessica obtained a Master’s degree from the University of Washington in the US as well as a Doctorate from the University of Utrecht. Jessica received the EAIE Award for Best Practice in 2007.