Who we are

Kirsi Ahonen

Kirsi Ahonen

Researcher

🇫🇮 University of Tampere 

Convenor of History of Adult Education and Training in Europe network

Michel Alhadeff-Jones

Michel Alhadeff-Jones

Adjunct Associate Professor

🇺🇸 Columbia University 

Steering Committee member
Convenor of Interrogating Transformative Processes in Learning and Education network

Alan Bainbridge

Alan Bainbridge

Senior Lecturer

🇬🇧 Canterbury Christ Church University 

Convenor of Life History and Biography network

Rosanna Barros

Rosanna Barros

Adjunct Professor

🇵🇹 University of Algarve

(Associate) convenor of Policy Studies in Adult Education network

Sandra Bohlinger

Sandra Bohlinger

Professor

🇩🇪 Dresden University of Technology 

Convenor of Working Life and Learning network

Rob Evans

Rob Evans

Lecturer

🇩🇪 Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg 

Convenor of Between Global and Local – Adult Learning and Communities network

Andreas Fejes

Andreas Fejes

Professor

🇸🇪 Linköping University 

Steering Committee member

Fergal Finnegan

Fergal Finnegan

Lecturer

🇮🇪 Maynooth University 

Steering Committee member
Convenor of Active Democratic Citizenship and Adult Learning network

Laura Formenti

Laura Formenti

Associate Professor

🇮🇹 University of Milano-Bicocca 

CHAIRPERSON
Steering Committee member

Convenor of Life History and Biography network

Andrea Galimberti

Andrea Galimberti

Post-Doc Researcher

🇮🇹 University of Milano-Bicocca 

Convenor of Access, Learning Careers and Identities network

Maria Gravani

Maria Gravani

Assistant Professor

🇨🇾 Open University of Cyprus 

Steering Committee member

Christian Helms Jørgensen

Christian Helms Jørgensen

Professor

🇩🇰 Roskilde University 

Convenor of Working Life and Learning network

John Holford

John Holford

Professor

🇬🇧 University of Nottingham 

Convenor of Policy Studies in Adult Education network

Larissa Jõgi

Larissa Jõgi

Professor

🇪🇪 Tallinn University 

Convenor of Adult Educators, Trainers and their Professional Development network

Wolfgang Jütte

Wolfgang Jütte

Professor

🇩🇪 Bielefeld University 

Convenor of Adult Educators, Trainers and their Professional Development network

Bernd Käpplinger

Bernd Käpplinger

Professor

🇩🇪 University of Giessen 

Steering Committee member

Alexis Kokkos

Alexis Kokkos

Professor

🇬🇷 Hellenic Open University

Convenor of Interrogating Transformative Processes in Learning and Education network

Ewa Kurantowicz

Ewa Kurantowicz

Professor

🇵🇱 University of Lower Silesia 

Convenor of Between Global and Local – Adult Learning and Communities network

Françoise F. Laot

Françoise F. Laot

Professor

🇫🇷 University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne 

Convenor of History of Adult Education and Training in Europe network

Anna Laros

Anna Laros

Research Associate

🇨🇭 University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland 

Convenor of Interrogating Transformative Processes in Learning and Education network

Ola Lindberg

Ola Lindberg

Associate Professor

🇸🇪 Umeå University 

Convenor of Working Life and Learning network

Emilio Lucio-Villegas Ramos

Emilio Lucio-Villegas Ramos

Associate Professor

🇪🇸 University of Seville 

Steering Committee member
Convenor of Between Global and Local – Adult Learning and Communities network

Jyri Manninen

Jyri Manninen

Professor

🇫🇮 University of Eastern Finland 

Steering Committee member

Barbara Merrill

Barbara Merrill

Associate Professor

🇬🇧 University of Warwick 

Steering Committee member
Convenor of Access, Learning Careers and Identities network

Marcella Milana

Marcella Milana

Associate Professor

🇮🇹 University of Verona 

Steering Committee member
Convenor of Policy Studies in Adult Education network

Vida Andreja Mohorčič Špolar

Vida Andreja Mohorčič Špolar

Contract Professor

🇸🇮 University of Ljubljana

Convenor of Policy Studies in Adult Education network

Linda Morrice

Linda Morrice

Senior Lecturer

🇬🇧 University of Sussex 

Convenor of Migration, Transnationalism and Racism network

Adrianna Nizińska

Adrianna Nizińska

Senior Lecturer

🇸🇪 University of Gothenburg 

Steering Committee member
Convenor of Access, Learning Careers and Identities network

Henrik Nordvall

Henrik Nordvall

Associate Professor

🇸🇪 Linköping University 

Convenor of Active Democratic Citizenship and Adult Learning network

Joanna Ostrouch-Kamińska

Joanna Ostrouch-Kamińska

Associate Professor

🇵🇱 University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn 

Convenor of Gender and Adult Learning network

Annika Pastuhov

Annika Pastuhov

Doctoral Student

🇸🇪 Linköping University

Convenor of Active Democratic Citizenship and Adult Learning network

Jenni Pätäri

Jenni Pätäri

Doctoral Student

🇫🇮 University of Tampere 

Convenor of Active Democratic Citizenship and Adult Learning network

Angela Pilch-Ortega Hernández

Angela Pilch-Ortega Hernández

Associate Professor

🇦🇹 University of Graz 

Convenor of Migration, Transnationalism and Racism network

Bernhard Schmidt-Hertha

Bernhard Schmidt-Hertha

Full Professor

🇩🇪 University of Tübingen 

Convenor of Education and Learning of Older Adults network

Annette Sprung

Annette Sprung

Associate Professor

🇦🇹 University of Graz

Convenor of Migration, Transnationalism and Racism network

Tarja Tikkanen

Tarja Tikkanen

Professor

🇳🇴 University of Stavanger 

Convenor of Education and Learning of Older Adults network

Hanna Toiviainen

Hanna Toiviainen

Associate Professor

🇫🇮 University of Tampere 

Convenor of Working Life and Learning network

Cristina Vieira

Cristina Vieira

Associate Professor

🇵🇹 University of Coimbra 

Steering Committee member

Andreas Wallo

Andreas Wallo

Associate Professor

🇸🇪 Linköping University 

Convenor of Working Life and Learning network

Linden West

Linden West

Professor

🇬🇧 Canterbury Christ Church University 

Convenor of Life History and Biography network
Convenor of Interrogating Transformative Processes in Learning and Education network

Georgios K. Zarifis

Georgios K. Zarifis

Professor

🇬🇷 Aristotle University of Thessaloniki 

Convenor of Adult Educators, Trainers and their Professional Development network