Dr.philol., Sandra Kraze

Dr.philol., Sandra Kraze

Assistant Professor at BA School of Business and Finance

E-mail: sandra.kraze@ba.lv

Address: K. Valdemara 161, LV-1013, Riga, Latvia

Sandra Kraze graduated from the University of Latvia and continued her education at University of London, UK. She holds her PhD in Philology and MA in TESOL.

Dr. Sandra Kraze has been running courses to Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral level students. Her courses focus on English for Business Skills, Cross- cultural Communication, Writing skills Development – English for Specific Research Purposes.On a regular basis Dr. S.  Kraze delivers lectures in partner universities abroad.

As an academic staff member of BA School of Business and Finance in Riga Dr. S. Kraze participates in international conferences and publishes articles both on higher education and linguistic issues. She has run international workshops on European Higher Education Area and Bologna process. Besides, she works in various international projects. Currently she is working as an international higher education expert for the Federal Ministry of Education and Research of Germany on Modernization and Reform of Higher Education in Germany.

 In her capacity as the Bologna expert from Latvia and as a member of various working groups set up by the European Commission she has obtained substantial experience in chairing, running workshops and presenting topics in local and international environment in the European Higher Education Area.

Being responsible for International cooperation projects at BA School of Business and Finance, she works on projects related to the development of joint programmes and the Quality Assurance questions of Higher Education.