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Marcos Avilez

Council Member

Marcos Avilez has been the Director of International Relations at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso in Chile since 2008. This position entails the management of a complex international network of various initiatives, including but not limited to student mobility and international development. Since 2002, Avilez has served as Director of “Learn Chile,” the national brand for the promotion of the Chilean Higher Education sector. He is also currently Vice President of the Internationalization Committee of the Council of Rectors of Chilean Universities (CRUCH). In the past fifteen years, he has served as Special Assistant to the Rector, and in the last ten years, he has been directly involved in Higher Education internationalization. He is a Lawyer and holds a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso.