Herman Van de Mosselaer is project manager education research at the Artesis Plantijn University College Antwerp. The projects he manages and works on combine education research and development. He has expertise in curriculum development, problem based learning, assessment for learning, learning competences, generic skills, work-based learning, and study and career guidance. Herman is a former teacher trainer, department head education as well as department head quality care and research. He has experience as chairman, secretary and member of visitation committees for programmes at level 5, 6, and 7. Until 2013 he was member of the steering group on learning outcomes for higher education for the Flemish board of universities and university colleges. Herman is active in the European Network for First Year Experience and a member of the International Advisory Board of the National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition, based at the University of South-Carolina, USA.
Herman currently coordinates and/or works on the Transnational ESF project Kickstart Your Soft Skills (KYSS), the Interreg project Skills Navigator, leading the work package on 21st century skills, and the Erasmus+ project BEEHiVES. He promotes and works on different projects involving teacher design teams and on a project for supporting and coaching the learning of first year students.