O Doherty, Karl-Heinz

Position 
Management Assistant Trainee
Nationality 
Slovenia
At UNU-CRIS 
15/02/2021
Biographical Statement 

Karl-Heinz O’Doherty started his (virtual) Management Assistant Traineeship on 15 February. Karl-Heinz is a final-year student finishing his Bachelor’s Degree in Business and Languages at Howest in Bruges. As a specialisation he chose International Trade. He is currently working on his dissertation concerning mental health policies of employees within companies in West-Flanders.

During his last internship at Wallenius Wilhelmsen, a global logistics company, he contributed to the safety policy of the company which lead him to his dissertation subject.

His traineeship at UNU-CRIS will allow Karl-Heinz to follow the steps of Pascale Vantorre and Andrew Dunn. He will assist them with daily administrative tasks and the organisation of (virtual) events at UNU-CRIS.