Anna Prisca Lohse is a PhD candidate in Educational Governance under supervision of Prof. Lukas Graf. She holds a Master's degree in International Education from New York University and completed the First State Examination for secondary school teaching (Gymnasiallehramt) in French, English, Educational Sciences and German as a Second Language at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München. She has experience working in higher education administration in Germany and USA, with a focus on student mobility and intercultural training. She has also taught German to children and youth in France and the USA. In her dissertation, Anna examines how governments use the internationalisation of higher education as a tool for public diplomacy.