EURASHE working group on Quality of Higher Education

EURASHE_button_qualityEURASHE has established its Working group on Quality of Higher Education to coordinate its activities in this area.

Underneath are further information on the working group:


The working group provides a forum for members and external experts familiar with EURASHE, to develop, stimulate and execute projects, studies, and other initiatives including reach-out events

Specific tasks of the working group include:

  • Follow-up on the BFUG activities in quality assurance and transparency, in between Ministerial meetings of the European Higher Education Area
  • Prepare and organise events of EURASHE on topics linked to quality assurance
  • Provide feedback and input for the discussions in the E4-Group
  • Consultation in relation to the official EU policy in quality assurance, and especially in connection with our input for the European Commission’s Progress Report on Quality Assurance
  • Disseminate information on the annual EQAF, organised by EURASHE jointly with E4 partners EUA, ENQA and ESU
  • Follow-up on EQAR’s activities, including its Register Committee and its Board
  • Provide expert advice and input for the drafting of policy papers, statements on quality assurance, and if requested contribute to writing articles, manuals or guidebooks on quality assurance and related issues
  • Support the application for projects in the area of quality assurance.
Following are the meetings of the working group:

Following are upcoming events:

More to come soon…

Following are past events:

EURASHE working group on the Quality of HE – October 2017
Brussels (Belgium), 11 Oct 2017, n/a
EURASHE working group on the Quality of HE – June 2017
Brussels (Belgium), 16 Jun 2017, n/a
EURASHE working group on the Quality of HE – February 2017
Brussels (Belgium), 6 Feb 2017, n/a
EURASHE working group on the Quality of HE – November 2016
Brussels (Belgium), 10 Nov 2016, n/a
EURASHE working group on the Quality of HE – June 2016
Brussels (Belgium), 17 Jun 2016, n/a
EURASHE working group on the Quality of HE – February 2016
Brussels (Belgium), 19 Feb 2016,
EURASHE working group on the Quality of HE - October 2015
Warsaw (Poland), 16 Oct 2015,
EURASHE working group on the Quality of HE - June 2015
Brussels (Belgium), 12 Jun 2015,
EURASHE working group on the Quality of HE - February 2015
Brussels (Belgium), 27 Feb 2015,
EURASHE working group on the Quality of HE - March 2014
Brussels (Belgium), 18 Mar 2014,
EURASHE working group on the Quality of HE - January 2014
Brussels (Belgium), 21 Jan 2014,
EURASHE working group on the Quality of HE - October 2013
Brussels (Belgium), 2 Oct 2013,
EURASHE working group on the Quality of HE - June 2013
Brussels (Belgium), 7 Jun 2013,
EURASHE working group on the Quality of HE - February 2013
Brussels (Belgium), 21 Feb 2013,
EURASHE working group on QA & Transparency Tools - November 2012
Brussels (Belgium), 13 Nov 2012,
EURASHE working group on QA & Transparency Tools - September 2012
Nicosia (Cyprus), 27 Sep 2012,
EURASHE working group on QA & Transparency Tools - August 2012
Brussels (Belgium), 27 Aug 2012,
EURASHE working group on QA & Transparency Tools - June 2012
Brussels (Belgium), 18 Jun 2012,
EURASHE working group on QA & Transparency Tools - January 2012
Copenhagen (Denmark), 17 Jan 2012,
EURASHE working group on QA & Transparency Tools - October 2011
Brussels (Belgium), 28 Oct 2011,
EURASHE working group on QA & Transparency Tools - October 2011
Brussels (Belgium), 11 Oct 2011,
EURASHE working group on QA & Transparency Tools - September 2011
Brussels (Belgium), 2 Sep 2011,
EURASHE working group on QA & Transparency Tools - July 2011
Brussels (Belgium), 8 Jul 2011,
EURASHE working group on QA & Transparency Tools - May 2011
Brussels (Belgium), 30 May 2011,
EURASHE working group on QA & Transparency Tools - May 2011
Brussels (Belgium), 4 May 2011,
EURASHE working group on QA & Transparency Tools - March 2011
Nice (France), 31 Mar 2011,
EURASHE working group on QA & Transparency Tools - January 2011
Brussels (Belgium), 7 Jan 2011,

 

Following are experts involved in the working group:

  • Juan Carlos Hernandez Buades, Board member of EURASHE - Dr. Juan Carlos Hernandez Buades is Board member of EURASHE, Chair of ENQA External Review Steering Committee, Chair of the working group of Quality of Higher Education at EURASHE WG, member... Read more
  • Samuel Martín-Barbero - more to come soon…
  • Terence Clifford-Amos - Terence is an International Consultant has spent more than 20 years in higher education in the UK and still holds a visiting lectureship at the Université Catholique de Lille, France.... Read more
  • Marieke Janssen - Marieke Janssen is senior staff member lifelong learning, third mission activities and funding at HOGENT. Before she was responsible for the organization of the Lifelong learning department at the association... Read more
  • Spiros Sirmakessis - Spiros Sirmakessis graduated from the Department of Computer Engineering and Informatics in 1992 with grade 8.72 and declared a Doctor of the same department in 1997. His doctoral thesis is... Read more
  • Stefan Delplace - Stefan Delplace became the Secretary General of EURASHE in 2004, a position he occupied until 2014. He represented in the Bologna Follow-Up Group and several of its working and coordination... Read more
  • Branko Savić - Branko Savić is the president of the Conference of Academies for Applied Studies in Serbia (CAASS) since August 2015. He obtained his PhD in mechanical engineering and was elected as... Read more
  • Anton Petrov - more to come soon…
  • Guy Aelterman - Guy Aelterman is the former Chief of Staff of Minister for Education and Training of Flanders (Belgium).
  • Marek Frankowicz - Specialist in Theoretical Chemistry and expert on Higher Education reforms. Coordinator for Quality and Internationalization at State Higher Vocational School in Tarnow and Associate Professor at the Jagiellonian University in... Read more
  • Vera Pletinckx - more to come soon…
  • Regitze Kristensen - Regitze Kristensen was SPACE’s Secretary General for more than 3 years. Her valuable experience includes her work as Director of international relations from her home institution and as project manager of many... Read more
  • Gabrijela Kotnik - more to come soon…
  • Alexandre Wipf - Alexandre Wipf is the previous policy and communications officer at EURASHE. Within the secretariat he was in charge of the implementation of quality assurance related activities (policy, projects, events, representation,... Read more
  • Lucien Bollaert - Lucien Bollaert is an independent international QA expert, keynote speaker at many conferences on QA, author of peer-reviewed articles and visiting professor in New York. He is member of the... Read more
  • Elfriede Heinen - Elfriede Heinen is the Vice-Chairperson of the francophone Belgian Agence pour l’Evaluation de la Qualité de l’Enseignement Supérieur (AEQES). She is a member of EURASHE’s working group on Quality of... Read more
  • Paul Garre - more to come soon…
  • Jasmina Poličnik - more to come soon…
  • Barbara Michalk - Barbara Michalk is Head of the Section ‘Higher Education Reform in Germany and Europe’ of the German Rectors’ Conference (HRK). Before that she was head of the quality management project... Read more
  • Vladimir Petrov - Dr Vladimir N. Petrov is Principal of Regional Open Social Institute in Kursk (Russia). He earned his Ph.D. in History and he is an Associate Professor, Member of Accreditation Committee... Read more
  • Patricia Georgieva - Assoc. Prof. Patricia Georgieva, Ph.D. Vice Rector Accreditation and quality control at University of agribusiness and rural development – Plovdiv, Bulgaria. Experience in management, accreditation procedures and quality assurance in higher... Read more
  • Philippos Pouyioutas - Dr Philippos Pouyioutas is Professor of Computer Science and Vice Rector for Academic Affairs at the University of Nicosia. He studied Computer Science at the University of London (BSc, MSc,... Read more
  • Ann Verreth - Ann Verreth has been vice-president of NVAO’s executive board since 1 January 2016. Within NVAO she is in charge of strategy, communications and system-development matters as regards Flanders; as well... Read more
  • Milena Kolářová - Mrs. Milena Kolářová is a CASPHE Board member and a member of the Accreditation Committee for Professional Tertiary Education. Milena is a founder of the Tertiary Professional School of Entrepreneurship... Read more
  • Johan Cloet - Johan Cloet has been the Secretary General of EURASHE in 2014-2016, which he represented in the Bologna Follow-Up Group (BFUG) and several of its working groups, such as on ‘Structural... Read more
  • Caty Duykaerts - City Duykaerts is member of the ENQA Board since 2012 and head of the Executive Unit of the Agency for Evaluation of Higher Education Quality in the French Community of... Read more
  • Olivier Caillet - more to come soon…
  • Klara De Wilde - Klara De Wilde is quality coordinator at the Quality Assurance Unit of the Flemish Council of Universities and University Colleges (VLUHR-QAU).
  • The documents of the working group are available in the members’ area here.