Bettine has profound knowledge in program and project management in the field of adult education and international university cooperation.
She worked at the European Academy Berlin and the Freie Universität Berlin where she was responsible for educational projects in China, Vietnam, Cambodia and Iran among others. She also worked for an international television production company in Berlin.
Originally from the Netherlands, Bettine acquired a Master in political science of the University of Amsterdam and a second Master in Eastern European Studies at the Freie Universität Berlin.
Bettine speaks English, German and Dutch.