An international panel of experts on higher education in Europe will examine “Some Aspects of the European Union Higher Education System: Challenges and Achievements” at the Brown Bag Conference in Fredonia on Wednesday April 6 at noon.
Dr. Lyubov G. Mincheva, currently Williams Visiting Professor at SUNY Fredonia, will lead the panelists who will participate via Zoom. They include Dr. Stefania Panebianco, Jean Monnet Chairholder and Associate Professor at the University of Catania, Italy; and Dr. Mirjana Maleska, from the Graduate School of Political Science, SS Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje, North Macedonia.
The in-person Brown Bag Lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be held in Williams Center room S204 and reflects the theme of the 2021-2022 lecture series, “The Status of Education.” Ivani Vassoler, Professor of Politics and International Affairs, will deliver the keynote address.
Mincheva, Ph.D. from the University of Maryland, College Park, conducts research in the area of international relations and security studies, with a focus on terrorism, ethnic conflict and cross-border violence, where she has published numerous articles. She is an associate professor at the University of Sofia, Bulgaria.
Additionally, Mincheva has served on the board of directors of the European International Studies Association and is a long-time member and active participant in the annual conventions of the International Studies Association. She is also professionally active on social media and TV chats.
The lecture series is sponsored by the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.