Dr. Eric Beerkens is Head of Studies at the Knowledge & Innovation Directorate of the Netherlands Organisation for International Cooperation in Higher Education (NUFFIC). Before joining Nuffic, Eric held a Sesqui postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Sydney in Australia from 2005-2008. He also was a research associate at the Center for Higher Education Policy Studies (CHEPS) in the Netherlands from 1998 - 2005.
Eric's professional and research interests are in policies and politics in the fields of higher education and science & technology, especially issues related to internationalisation, globalisation, international cooperation and regional integration.
Personal web site / blog: http://www.beerkens.info