María Victoria Calabrese joined ETS in 2007, and currently serves as Academic & Government Relations Director for ETS Global, based in Amsterdam. She is responsible for the TOEFL® and GRE® tests outreach, as well as relationship development with higher education policy organizations, government agencies and business schools worldwide, with an emphasis on Europe, the Middle East and Africa. She also worked for two years at the ETS office in Paris.
Before joining ETS, Calabrese served on the Cultural Affairs section of the U.S. Embassy in Argentina and as a researcher on European, American and Latin American higher education policy within the Observatorio de las Relaciones Unión Europea – América Latina (OBREAL) at the Universitat de Barcelona. Previously, she worked at the European Commission in Brussels, and spent five years in the field of human resources in the private sector. Calabrese holds a B.A in political science from the Universidad de Buenos Aires and an M.A in international relations from Università degli Studi di Bologna, Italy.