22 May 2014 / 9:00 - 10:30
Joint Degrees from A to Z (part 1)
Currently working as Programme Manager for the Global Team within the Higher Education Unit at CIMO in Helsinki, Annika Sundbäck has long been the national contact for the Erasmus Mundus programme in Finland, also closely following developments and trends related to the role of joint study programmes in promoting internationalization, both in industrialized, EU neighborhood and developing countries. She holds an MA degree from Åbo Akademi University in Finland including study abroad at Université de Rennes, France. Annika has been involved in creating a national checklist for the development and implementation of joint degree programmes, coordinated by the Finnish ENIC/NARIC office. During the years 2008-2013, she has participated as external evaluator of joint degree proposals in Brussels within the Erasmus Mundus, the US-EU-Atlantis and the ICI-ECP Australia, Japan and South Korea programmes. In 2013 and 2014, Annika has acted a Trainer for the European Association of International Education on the EAIE Spring Academy, on the development of joint study programmes.