External Expert on Virtual and Exchange Mobility

Prof. Miriam Hauck


Mirjam Hauck is Associate Head for Internationalisation, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in the School of Languages and Applied Linguistics at the Open University/UK and a Senior Fellow of the UK’s Higher Education Academy. She has written numerous articles and book chapters on the use of technologies for the learning and teaching of languages and cultures, in virtual exchange (VE) contexts in particular, i.e. online collaborative learning between groups of students in different cultural contexts and/or geographical locations.

Within the UNIPhD project, she serves as the External Expert on Virtual and Exchange Mobility (VEEM). She provides advice and recommendations for efficiently organising virtual mobility actions, as well as collaborative online learning involving ESR, Unipd and secondment institutions, where necessary.