Organisation and Structure / Steering Committee

The Steering Committee is elected by the General Assembly of eucen to assist carrying out the Association's objectives.

The Committee meets normally three times a year, at eucen's Annual European conferences, at eucen's Autumn Seminar and usually once, sometimes twice, between each event. The functions of the Steering Committee are defined in the Statutes, The Committee has full powers to conduct the business of eucen subject to the competence of the General Assembly. The President is the legal representative of eucen and, if necessary, can take decisions and then report them to the appropriated body for ratification. Every full member of the Steering Committee shall have one vote.

These are the names of the members of the current Steering Committee since the General Assembly in Mainz (DE), June 2017:

Françoise DE VIRON - President - Catholique University of Louvain (BE)

Kari SEPPÄLÄ - Vice-President - University of Turku (FI)

Edith KRÖBER - Secretary General - University of Stuttgart (DE)

Juan Carlos RODRÍGUEZ - Treasurer - Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (ES)

Tamer ATABARUT - Strengthening international relations - Bogaziçi University (TR)

Balázs NÉMETH - University of Pécs (HU)

Lucília SANTOS - University of Aveiro (PT)

Josephine FINN - Maynooth University (IE)

 
President
Françoise DE VIRON
(re-elected 09 June 2017)
Professor
Ecole d'Education et Formation (EDEF)
Louvain School of Management (LSM)
UNIVERSITÉ CATHOLIQUE DE LOUVAIN
Batiment Doyens - 1, place des Doyens
B-1348 | Louvain-la-Neuve | BELGIUM
T. +32 10 478375
F. +32 10 478324
francoise.deviron@uclouvain.be


Vice-President
Kari SEPPÄLÄ
(re-elected 09 June 2017)
Senior Adviser
UNIVERSITY OF TURKU, Development Services
FI-20014 Turun Yliopisto | FINLAND
T. +358 40 510 9305
karise@utu.fi


Secretary General
Edith KRÖBER (elected 09 June 2017)
Director of the Center for Continuing Education
UNIVERSITY OF STUTTGART
Azenbergstrasse, 16 
D-70174 | Stuttgart | GERMANY 
T. +49 711 685 82020
F. +49 711 685 82023
edith.kroeber@zlw.uni-stuttgart.de


Treasurer
Juan Carlos RODRÍGUEZ (elected 09 June 2017)
Director of the Postgraduate Development Unit 
UNIVERSIDAD CARLOS III MADRID 
Calle Madrid 126 
28903 | Getafe | SPAIN
T. +34 916 249 759 
jcarlos@pa.uc3m.es


Tamer ATABARUT (re-elected 03 June 2016)
Director LLL Centre
BOGAZIÇI UNIVERSITY
Ucaksavar Campus
Etiler | Istanbul | TURKEY
T. +90 212 2573127 
F. +90 212 2572480 
atabarut@boun.edu.tr


Balázs NÉMETH (re-elected 09 June 2017)
Associate Professor. Head of Institute of Adult Education
UNIVERSITY OF PÉCS
Szántó Kovács 1/B
7633 Pécs | HUNGARY
T. +36 72 501500 ext 22531
F. +36 72 251100
nemeth.balazs@feek.pte.hu


Lucília SANTOS (re-elected 09 June 2017)
Professor. Head of Unit UINFOC
UNIVERSITY OF AVEIRO
Campus Universitário de Santiago
3810-193 Aveiro | PORTUGAL
T. +351 234 401515
lucilia.santos@ua.pt


Josephine FINN (elected 03 June 2016)
Head of Department of Adult and Community Education
MAYNOOTH UNIVERSITY
Maynooth
Co. Kildare | IRELAND
T. +353 1 7087205
F. +353
josephine.w.finn@nuim.ie