Eduard Lezcano

Coordinator, Science Shop & The Socrates Project Vienna

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Vienna, Quellenstrasse 51 | B 607

Eduard is the coordinator of the Science Shop at Central European Unviersity (CEU) in Vienna, where he connects researchers with local non-profits to work on community-based research projects. Eduard is also the coordinator for the Socrates Project at CEU, an academic outreach program that offers tuition-free evening classes in the humanities and social sciences to adults without access to university education. He is responsible for curating the program curriculum, networking with community partners to recruit students, and coordinating a team of engaged professors, writing tutors and course assistants. 

Before joining CEU, Eduard worked in diverse educational and research settings in the public and private sectors, ranging from secondary school to university teaching and from educational policy and research to content development. He was a Junior Teaching Fellow and Course Coordinator at University College Maastricht from 2017 to 2019, where he taught courses in philosophy, social science, cultural history, academic writing and presentation skills. Eduard is an educationalist with a M.Sc. in Educational Studies from University of Leuven (Belgium) and a B.A. in the Liberal Arts and Sciences from Maastricht University (Netherlands), where he also obtained a qualification to teach at university level.