Mariglend Pepmarku

Candidate for Head of Team of Quality Mobility / student exchange within higher education


What is your motivation to apply for this position?      

Due to my previous experiences as a team leader in different international training courses and/or entrepreneurship initiatives and international exchanges, I find myself motivated to throw myself into a new environment with new members of the team, where we’ll all work with full responsibility to achieve our common goals. I’m responsible for the Erasmus exchange program, for the students of the university where I’m currently working as a lecturer, and whom I have continuously helped and supported step-by-step till the final successful application. Thus, I’d like to help and assist even other students from other universities to apply for an Erasmus Exchange abroad and not only. 


What plans or ideas do you have for the team? 

From a young age, I have developed problem-solving, critical thinking, creativity and innovation skills which have led to good opportunities for broader research and further professional upgrade. Through the aforementioned achievements, will enable on us to critically think, have creative and innovative ideas to develop the entire team and even further on. Granted this opportunity of being part of WBAA, through the work led by my time management, leadership and emotional-intelligence skills to achieve the society we want, as an integrated, prosperous and peaceful process driven by its own citizens and representing a dynamic force in the entire society. 


What skills and qualities can you bring to this position? 

I have always been an active youth volunteer with social-oriented skills. I diligently work with a team and this allows me to utilize my leadership skills to bring prosperity. I have developed communication, problem-solving and emotional intelligence skills. As a self-motivated person, I am willing to go above and beyond on any project, and to learn valuable skills on my own. I am able to progress easily and interact with people and form a great team player. I possess the needed leadership skills and the positive response I get from the people who surround me and I serve adds more room for growth in me. Thus, my background aligns well with the qualifications you are seeking. 


Please describe your previous involvement with WBAA.  

I have participated in most of virtual webinars and/or meetings, but due to personal commitments at work I haven’t had the chance to meet any of the WBAA members in person.