Secretary General


The Circle U. Secretary General will be selected through an open call.  The selection committee consists of the President of Circle U. and two Vice-presidents of other member universities.  The Secretary General reports to the President of Circle U.

Role and responsibilities

The day-to-day management is entrusted to the Secretary General.  In particular, the Secretary General will:

  • assist the President of Circle U.;
  • ensure the day-to-day management of Circle U. and direct and supervise, where appropriate, the work of the Monitoring Evaluating and Learning (MEL) Officer and the Treasurer;
  • monitor the implementation of Circle U.’s activities in close collaboration with Work Package Coordinators and Networks; 
  • ensure the approval and quality of the deliverables in close collaboration with the Work Package Coordinators and Networks; escalating, if need be, any doubts about quality/delays/risks to the Management Board 
  • act as secretary of the General Assembly with no voting power;
  • act as secretary of the Management Board with no voting power;
  • assist the Chairperson of the Management Board in the execution of the decisions of the Board.
Published Apr. 21, 2021 2:46 PM - Last modified Apr. 21, 2021 2:47 PM