Founded in 1985, the Coimbra Group is an association of long-established European multidisciplinary universities of high international standard. The Coimbra Group is committed to creating special academic and cultural ties in order to promote, for the benefit of its members, internationalisation, academic collaboration, excellence in learning and research, and service to society. The Group also aims to influence European educational policy and to develop best practice the through mutual exchange of experience.
The Coimbra Group mainly functions through its Working Groups, which unite representatives from member universities around specific subjects. UNIGE's participation is coordinated by the International Relations Office; below is the list of UNIGE representatives by group.
|Working Group||UNIGE's Delegates
|Academic Exchange and Mobility||Olivier Vincent|
|Development Cooperation||Eric Huysecom|
|Doctoral Studies||Liliane Zossou|
|Education Innovation||Christelle Bozelle|
|Latin America||Daniel Ariztegui|
|Research Support Officers||Laure Ognois|
|Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)||Andreas Mueller|
|Social Science and Humanities (SSH)||Jacques Moeschler|