Elin Brimheim Heinesen
leader of studyservice, leave of absence
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Major in Aesthetics and Culture, Aarhus Universitet, 1991

Supplement minor in Business Economics at CBS, 1988

Minor in Faroese (Nordic languages and literature) at Fróðskaparsetur Føroya, Academia Feroensis, 1981

Screenwriting at Den Danske Filmskole, The National Film School of Denmark. 1999

Studentaskúlin í Hoydølum (upper secondary school), Tórshavn 1977

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Elin Brimheim Heinesen, born 25 June 1958, is the manager of the Information and Student Service Centre at the University of the Faroe Islands. The centre offers services to students and others regarding admission and student guidance. Furthermore, the centre takes care of outbond information and marketing of the unviersity and its programmes and runs the university website and intranet. The International Office is also part of the Student Service Centre. 


2015-? : Manager of the Information and Student Service Centre at the University of the Faroe Islands (Fróðskaparsetur Føroya)

2012-2015: Communications Consultant and editor / /

2009-2012: Media Manager at the National Radio & TV in the Faroe Islands (Kringvarp Føroya)

2007-2009: Managing Director at the Faroe Islands Tourist Board and Export Office (SamVit - Faroe Islands Enterprise)

2002-2007: Chief Editor at KIWI Magazine, Chili Group, Copenhagen, Denmark

2001-2002: Editor at Komiteen for Sundhedsoplysning (the Comittee for Health Information), Copenhagen, Denmark

1999-2001: Editor at (Womens Net Magazine), World on Line - Tiscali

1995-1997: Marketing Coordinator at Kulturby 96, Copenhagen, Cultural Capital of Europe 1996

1997-2007: Founder and manager of Heinesen Kommunikation

1994-1995: Sales and Marketing Manager at  Folketeatret, theatre in Copenhagen

1992-1993: Marketing Manager at the shopping centre SMS in Tórshavn