Nieke Campagne

Leiden University, the Netherlands
Nieke Campagne

Higher education career professional with profound knowledge of graduate careers development and strategy.

Nieke has been a Senior Careers Adviser at Leiden University Careers Services and Centre of Expertise in the Netherlands since 2003 and currently serves as Project Manager for the university’s employability project, which aims to create a university-wide environment of employability by promoting career services and cooperation with alumni/employers to improve students’ transition from education to graduate careers. She has been working with the EAIE on issues of employability skills, graduate careers and international internships since 2010 and is currently a Steering group member of the Expert Community Employability. Nieke holds a Master’s degree in Chinese languages and culture and a first-year degree in law from Leiden University and has gained training and education on career services through various professional organisations. Prior to her current role, Nieke focused on advising multinationals on graduate recruitment. Her areas of expertise are career guidance, employability skills, international internships, project management and policy advising. Within the EAIE, Nieke has been active in raising awareness about student employability in a globalised world: she has presented sessions, workshops and a webinar on the topic and was involved in organising a Spotlight Seminar on student support.