Ville Härsilä Recruited as Specialist in International Affairs

Ville Härsilä has been recruited as Specialist in International Affairs.

Härsilä studies social policy for the fifth year in the University of Jyväskylä. In the past Härsilä has served as a member of the board in the Board of Executives of the Student Union, as a student representative in the University of Jyväskylä administration, and as a Social Erasmus coordinator in Bergen, Norway. Härsilä also has prior experience in goal-oriented leadership.

-Ville has the experience needed for this position. In addition Ville is a steady and systematic worker, which is just what we need in exceptional autumn and semester, tells Student Unions Executive Director Minna Oinas.

-I am enthusiastic to work for student’s better future, Ville says and continues: I see internationality as a valuable opportunity for both current and upcoming generations to learn new things as well as to create more sustainable and just world. For these reasons both international student’s advocacy and making internationalizing easier for all students is important.

Oinas sees Ville as a committed team player who is ready to support his co-workers in every situation. Villes earlier experience in motivating and engaging people are key aspects in position in which one works in close cooperation with people in positions of trust.

Student Unions Specialist in International Affairs handles matters concerning internationalization, development cooperation and foreing students. Specialist in International Affairs works in close cooperation with the International Services of the University of Jyväskylä.

Härsilä will cover for the current Specialist in International Affairs during her eight month long leave of absence.

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Minna Oinas
Executive Director
+358 (0) 45 138 6816