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Ellen Boeren

(Former employee or visitor)

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Willingness to take PhD students: Yes


(2015) PG Cert in Academic Practice - University of Edinburgh

(2011) PhD Education - KULeuven: Participation in adult education: a bounded agency approach.



April 2006 - September 2011: research assistant KULeuven (Belgium)

LLL2010: Towards a lifelong learning society in Europe, the contribution of the education system



October 2011 - April 2012: research fellow University of Leeds

Research Interests

international expert on adult learning and education, especially in relation to participation in education and training in Europe

current and recent work has been carried out in cooperation with the European Commission, the OECD, UNESCO, ICF, Ecorys, SCUTREA

Research activities & awards

  1. Post-School Education and Training for Young People on the Social Margins

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

  2. Upskilling Pathways DG EMPLOY

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Public lecture/debate/seminar

  3. Outreach and adult education for low-qualified adults

    Activity: Academic talk or presentation typesInvited talk

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