Currently working as a research associate at the Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied SciencesLeonore Franz is concerned with internationalisation of teaching programs in business education.

As a graduate of Public Policy (M.A., Erfurt University) and Social Work (B.A, Fulda University of Applied Sciences)she collected international experience while studying and working for non-profit organizations in Russia, Greece, Italy, Malta and Egypt. She is pursuing a PhD on strategic internationalization in higher education through digitalization.