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WU Rector Edeltraud Hanappi-Egger Member of the OeAD GmbH Supervisory Board

WU Rector Edel­traud Hanap­pi-Eg­ger has been se­lec­ted as a new mem­ber of the su­per­vis­ory board of OeAD GmbH. She was nom­in­ated for the pos­i­tion by Uni­versit­ies Aus­tria (uniko) and suc­ceeds Heinz Faßmann, who left the board to act as Fed­eral Min­ister of Edu­ca­tion, Science and Re­search.

OeAD GmbH (Öster­reichis­cher Austauschdi­enst) is Aus­tria’s cent­ral ser­vice center for European and in­ter­na­tional mobil­ity and co­oper­a­tion pro­grams in the fields of edu­ca­tion, science, and re­search. For over 50 years, OeAD has worked to­gether with stu­dents, re­search­ers, and lec­tur­ers, as well as those in­volved in primary, sec­ond­ary, voca­tional, adult, and higher edu­ca­tion. The Aus­trian Fed­eral Gov­ern­ment is the OeAD’s sole share­holder. Aus­tria’s uni­versit­ies have one rep­res­ent­at­ive on the su­per­vis­ory board, who is nom­in­ated by Uni­versit­ies Aus­tria (uniko). Since this year, this pos­i­tion is filled by WU Rector Edel­traud Hanap­pi-Eg­ger.

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