Higher Education Consultant
Pii-Tuulia Nikula has an intimate knowledge of the ways in which overseas education agencies operate. Prior to commencing her academic career, she worked for 10 years as the owner/director of an education agency in Finland, and as manager of two Northern European agency networks.
Her experience includes working with tertiary institution worldwide, including New Zealand, Australia, the UK, and the US. Pii-Tuulia has lived in New Zealand since 2010. She holds a PhD in politics and international relations from the University of Auckland, where she compared tertiary education policy development in New Zealand and Finland.
Her current research projects focus on investigating the professional and ethical operation of education agents.