Steering Committee

Dr. Volker Balli initiated CREATES and is heading the Strategic Partnership. He is the Academic Director of the Studium Individuale at Leuphana.







Prof. Dr. Teun Dekker (UCM) is Vice Dean of Academic Affairs and Professor of Liberal Arts and Sciences Education at University College Maastricht.








Dr. Helen Brookman is the Director of Liberal Arts and Pro-Vice-Dean (Innovation in Education) at King’s College London.







Dr. Ursula Glunk is the Academic Director of the Liberal Arts and Sciences Program at Universtiy College Freiburg.






Dr. Delphine Groues is the Executive-Director of Studies at the Institut d’études politiques in Paris.







Dr. Francesco Strazzari is Associate Professor of International Relations at the Pisa-based Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies and adjunct research professor at the Oslo-based NUPI (Norwegian Institute of International Affairs).









Project Management


Dr. Ege Tufan, Project Manager of CREATES, is teaching at Leuphana University.







Sonja Lindenkreuz, Project Assistant, holds a B.A. in Liberal Ars and Sciences from Leuphana University.