Yvonne Visarius is team leader for higher education management in the section Development Cooperation: Partnership Programmes, Alumni Projects and Higher Education Management at the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). She is responsible for the development and coordination of training courses in the field of higher education management for developing countries.
Yvonne joined the DAAD in 2010, initially she worked in the department for transnational education and cooperation programmes. Prior to her current position she was assigned as DAAD programme manager for different training courses within the DIES-programme.
Yvonne Visarius holds a Dipl. in educational sciences from the Westfälische Wilhelms-University Münster, Germany. After her studies she lived for 2,5 years in Mexico City, Mexico, where she firstly joined the DAAD.