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 on 04 June 2021 (virtual):

Balázs NÉMETH. President - University of Pécs (HU)

Eva CENDON. Vice-President - FernUniversität in Hagen (DE)

Ülle KESLI. Secretary General - University of Tartu (EE)

Jordi REY. Treasurer - Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona School of Management (ES)

Eric AGBESSI Clermont Auvergne University (FR)

Yusuf Ziya HALEFOGLU - Cukurova University (TR)

Timo HALTTUNEN - University of Turku (FI)

Séamus Ó TUAMA - University College Cork (IE)

Kevin ORR - University of Huddersfield (UK)

Pascal PASCHOUD - University of Lausanne Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (CH)


Arnaud TERMONIA - Université libre de Bruxelles (BE)
President
Balázs NÉMETH (elected 07 June 2019, re-elected 04 June 2021)
Associate Professor
Vice-Head of Institute for Human Development and Cultural Studies
UNIVERSITY OF PÉCS
Faculty of Humanities
Szántó Kovács 1/B
7633 Pécs | HUNGARY
T. +36 72 501500 ext 22531
F. +36 72 251100
nemeth.balazs@pte.hu


Vice-President
Eva CENDON (elected 07 June 2019, re-elected 04 June 2021)
Professor and Head of Department University Continuing Education & Teaching and Learning
FERNUNIVERSITÄT IN HAGEN
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Universitätsstr. 33
58097 | Hagen | GERMANY
T. +49 2331 987 - 4061
eva.cendon@Fernuni-Hagen.de


Secretary General
Ülle KESLI (elected 07 June 2019, re-elected 04 June 2021)
Senior Specialist for Continuing Education
Lifelong Learning Centre
Department for Academic Affairs
UNIVERSITY OF TARTU
Ülikooli 18
Tartu | 50090 | ESTONIA
T. +372 737 6213
ulle.kesli@ut.ee


Treasurer
Jordi REY (elected 04 June 2021)
Director of International Relations and Accreditations 
UNIVERSITAT POMPEU FABRA - Barcelona School of Management 
Balmes 132-134 
08008 | Barcelona | SPAIN
T. +34 93 542 18 39 
Jordi.Rey@bsm.upf.edu 


Eric AGBESSI (elected 07 June 2019, re-elected 04 June 2021)
Full Professor in Communication Sciences
CLERMONT AUVERGNE UNIVERSITY
34 avenue Carnot
63000 | Clermont-Ferrand | FRANCE
T. +33 4 73 40 64 01
Eric.Agbessi@uca.fr


Yusuf Ziya HALEFOGLU (elected 08 June 2018, re-elected 04 June 2021)
Director Continuing Education Application and Research Centre
TUSEM Council Director
CUKUROVA UNIVERSITY
01330 Saricam Adana | TURKEY
T. +90 542 267 10 01 
F. +90 322 338 71 15 
yhalefoglu@gmail.com


Timo HALTTUNEN (elected 07 June 2019, re-elected 04 June 2021)
Unit Manager, Areal Research and Development
UNIVERSITY OF TURKU
Joukahaisenkatu 3-5
FI-20520 Turun Yliopisto | FINLAND
T. +358 40 542 4620 
tihalttu@utu.fi


Séamus Ó TUAMA (elected 08 June 2018, re-elected 04 June 2021)
Director of Adult Continuing Education 
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE CORK
The Laurels
Cork | IRELAND
T. +353 21 4904714
sotuama@ucc.ie


Kevin ORR (elected 04 June 2021)
Professor and Acting Dean
School of education and professional development
University of Huddersfield
Huddersfield | HD1 3DH | United Kingdom
+44 (0) 1484 478229
K.Orr@hud.ac.uk


Pascal PASCHOUD (elected 07 June 2019, re-elected 04 June 2021)
Executive Director
Formation Continue UNIL-EPFL
EPFL Innovation Park
Bâtiment E
CH-1015 Lausanne | SWITZERLAND
+41 21 693 71 20
pascal.paschoud@unil.ch


Co-opted member, representing Belgium (as per current Belgian laws for associations)
Arnaud TERMONIA (coopted from 04 June 2021)
Director
Service de Formation Continue 
Universite libre de Bruxelles
Avenue Franklin Roosevelt 50
1050 Bruxelles | BELGIUM
+32 2 650 68 39
Arnaud.Termonia@ulb.be

 


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