The University of Potsdam, DAAD and HRK in cooperation with their partnering institutions AQAN, AUN, SEAMEO RHIED and ENQA are happy to inform you that the Call for Applications for the next DIES course “Training on Internal Quality Assurance – TrainIQA” in the SEA region is out now (see attachment). In order to receive as many qualified applications as possible we are kindly asking you to disseminate this information and the call as widely as possible amongst your networks and colleagues.

Eligible to apply for this modular and practice-oriented training are current or designated quality managers or senior managers responsible for QA with proven knowledge and experience from Higher Education Institutions located in the SEA region, namely the following countries:

  • Brunei
  • Cambodia
  • Indonesia
  • Laos
  • Malaysia
  • Myanmar
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • Timor-Leste
  • Vietnam

Further key criteria are:

  • They should be in office for a minimum of 3 years or have at least 3 years’ experience in QA.
  • They should hold at least a Bachelor’s degree.
  • They need fluent English skills, both spoken and written.
  • They should be employed on long-term contracts that go beyond the project ending in September 2021.

Candidates are invited to apply online at no later than August 3, 2020 (online application form and letter of commitment, the latter submitted and signed by the institution’s leadership, an organizational chart indicating the unit(s) in charge of QA, as well as a short personal introduction video or audio file of the applicant in English). Incomplete applications will not be considered eligible and thus be disregarded. Selection will take place in August by DAAD, HRK and University of Potsdam.