Léonie Maes

Léonie Maes

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Léonie is a Project Manager at the Institute for European Studies. She manages a portfolio of externally-funded projects, among which the Horizon 2020 research project "European Leadership in Cultural, Science and Innovation Diplomacy" (EL-CSID).

Before joining the IES, Léonie worked as a project manager and research assistant at the UNU-CRIS Institute. She also gained experience as a trainee at the Council of the European Union (General Secretariat, DG Foreign Affairs) and as a research intern at UNU-CRIS (Regional Peace and Security research programme).

Léonie holds a M.Sc. Public Policy and Human Development, with a specialisation in Social Policy Design, from the University of Maastricht and a B.A. Political Science from the University of Namur.