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

Christian Helms Jørgensen

Christian Helms Jørgensen

Professor

🇩🇰 Roskilde University 

Convenor of Working Life and Learning network

Maria Gravani

Maria Gravani

Assistant Professor

🇨🇾 Open University of Cyprus 

Steering Committee member

Andrea Galimberti

Andrea Galimberti

Post-Doc Researcher

🇮🇹 University of Milano-Bicocca 

Convenor of Access, Learning Careers and Identities network

John Holford

John Holford

Professor

🇬🇧 University of Nottingham 

Convenor of Policy Studies in Adult Education network

Bernd Käpplinger

Bernd Käpplinger

Professor

🇩🇪 University of Giessen 

Steering Committee member

Alexandra Ioannidou

Alexandra Ioannidou

Post-Doc Researcher

🇩🇪 German Institute for Adult Education Leibniz Centre for Lifelong Learning 
Secretary of ESREA e.V.

Alexis Kokkos

Alexis Kokkos

Professor

🇬🇷 Hellenic Open University

Convenor of Interrogating Transformative Processes in Learning and Education network

Larissa Jõgi

Larissa Jõgi

Professor

🇪🇪 Tallinn University 

Convenor of Adult Educators, Trainers and their Professional Development network

Ewa Kurantowicz

Ewa Kurantowicz

Professor

🇵🇱 University of Lower Silesia 

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

Wolfgang Jütte

Wolfgang Jütte

Professor

🇩🇪 Bielefeld University 

Convenor of Adult Educators, Trainers and their Professional Development 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

Srabani Maitra

Srabani Maitra

Lecturer in Sociology of Education (Social Justice Place and Lifelong Education)

🇬🇧 University of Glasgow 

Convenor of Migration, Transnationalism and Racism 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

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

Marcin Starnawski

Marcin Starnawski

University of Lower Silesia, Faculty of Education

🇵🇱 University of Lower Silesia 

Convenor of Migration, Transnationalism and Racism network

Tarja Tikkanen

Tarja Tikkanen

Professor

🇳🇴 University of Stavanger 

Convenor of Education and Learning of Older Adults network

Lena Sindermann

Lena Sindermann

Research Assistant

German Institute for Adult Education Leibniz Centre for Lifelong Learning

Administrator for membership applications

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

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