Abstract: Selina McCoy has been appointed, by the Directorate General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture, as the Senior Expert on a newly established group of experts on higher education and vocational education graduate tracking across Europe. The expert group, comprising representatives from across EEA countries, will provide a forum for cooperation and mutual learning about graduate tracking methods and graduate data analysis and its impact on policy developments in EU member states. As Senior Expert, over the next two years Selina will oversee and support the management and work of the expert group, leading to the preparation of a final implementation report to be presented to the Council of Ministers in late 2020.
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