Hanne Adriansen is the International Coordinator and an Associate Professor at the Department of Education, Aarhus University, Denmark. Originally trained as a human geographer, her research interests include spatial aspects of education and knowledge production as well as the internationalisation of higher education. She has extensive fieldwork experience in West and North Africa where she has worked in close collaboration with local universities and other research institutions. Prof. Adriansen has participated in a number of research capacity-building projects in Africa and Asia. Her current research projects concern geographies of knowledge and place-making through student mobilities. She is the co-editor of Higher Education and Capacity Building in Africa: The Geography and Power of Knowledge under Changing Conditions (2016) published by Routledge.