Elsebeth Gerner Nielsen

, Cand.rer.soc.
 
CV

Work Experience

2008 – now Rector

Design School Kolding

1994 – 2007 Member of Parliament (The Social-Liberal Party, Kolding Constituency)

Danish Parliament, Copenhagen, Denmark

-Danish Minister of Culture 1998-2001

-Rapporteurships: culture, environment, energy, psychiatry, immigration policy

1992 Research Assistant

University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark

1988 – 1989 Chief Clerk

Social and Health Administration, Storstrøm County, Denmark

1986 – 1988 Project Manager

Bolbro Brugerhus (a cultural centre), Odense, Denmark

1986 – 1988Teaching Assistant

University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark

Education

1986Master’s degree in Social Science (cand.rer.soc.)

University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark

Memberships

Member of the Danish Ethics Committee 2008 – 2011

Member of the Board of the Centre for Culture and Experience Economy 2009

Member of the Board of Have Communication 2009 – now

Member of the Danish government’s DesignVision2020 Committee 2010

Chairman of the Danish Center for Culture and Development 2012 – 2013

Member of the Aalto University Advisory Board, Helsinki 2012 – now

Chair of the Aalto University Advisory Board for artistic development activities, Helsinki 2013 – now

Member of the Board of KRUUSE A/S 2012 – now

Member of the board of Spar Nord Fonden 2013 - now

Cumulus Board Member 2013 – now (vicepresident)