Karlijn Velthuis is the Management Assistant of HCSS. She holds an MA in (East) Asian Studies and a BA in China Studies from Leiden University with a focus on International and Intercultural Management. She has attended (language) exchange programs in Hong Kong and Beijing and has previous experience working as a Management Assistant.
As Management Assistant at HCSS she supports both the Management Team and the analysts in their daily work. She is also responsible for the organization of events and the point of contact for IT affairs. Additionally, as one of the internship coordinators, Karlijn is in charge of the HCSS Internship Program, from recruitment to management and mentoring.