Biljana Kuzmanovska Tasetovikj

Biljana is a PhD candidate at Ghent University. Her research focuses on the internationalisation of higher education in small countries. She holds a Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Educational Management. Biljana has worked for American Corners and EducationUSA Macedonia for almost 12 years, both as a trained EducationUSA Adviser and Corner coordinator. From October 2018 on, she is the full-time country coordinator developing and coordinating EducationUSA activities in Macedonia to increase numbers of students applying to undergraduate and graduate studies in the U.S. As one of the 50 senior advisers within the global EducationUSA network of 400 advising centres, Biljana assists Macedonian students to find the right academic partner and resources. Biljana was awarded Certificates of Recognition by two U.S. Ambassadors in Macedonia in 2014 and 2017. ​

Research interests:

  • Internationalisation
  • Policy, governance and management
  • Sustainable development goals
  • Higher education networks and intermediaries