Marina Casals Sala
Marina is Director of International Relations at Universitat Rovira i Virgili (Spain). She has worked in international education since 1999 for universities in Finland (Tampere University), Morocco (Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane) and since 2005 in her present university; first as head of the Internationalization Strategic Unit at the Rector’s Office and more recently, since 2013, as head of the International Center, heading both the strategic and the managerial part of international relations.
She has served the European Association for International Education (EAIE) in a variety of leadership positions since 2007 (she is now a member of the General Council) and is an EAIE Trainer. She has also presented at several conferences internationally (EAIE, NAFSA, ACA, DAAD Seminar, CampusFrance among others) and is a member of the Mangement Board of the Center for Higher Education Internationalisation (CHEI) of the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan. She is coordinator of the “SUCTI Project” (), which has been granted Erasmus + funding under the Strategic Partnerships call. She was awarded the EAIE Rising Star Award in 2009 and the SGroup IMPACT Award in 2016.