Secretary General, European University Association (EUA), Belgium
Amanda Crowfoot joined EUA as Secretary General in January 2020. She is responsible for co-developing and implementing the Association’s strategic plan and is an ambassador for all members, presenting a collective vision of strong universities in Europe.
Amanda previously served as Director of Science Europe, the association representing major public research funding and performing organisations in Europe. As Science Europe’s first Director, she was responsible for establishing its office in Brussels in 2012, as well as developing and implementing its policy agenda. From 2001 to 2012, Amanda worked at the UK Research Office (UKRO) – the Brussels office of the UK research councils. Prior to joining UKRO, she taught and researched at several UK universities, and was Projects Manager at the Centre for Research and Policy in Disability at Coventry University.