Maude Engström

Senior Administrator


Maude Engström is the Senior Administrator at SCANCOR, USA.  She joined SCANCOR in 2015 and handles all administrative tasks for the organization and will be responsible for the visiting scholar and postdoc programs.

Prior to joining SCACOR, Maude worked as a research program administrator in the office of Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond at Stanford’s Graduate School of Education. She moved to the Bay Area in 2013 from Stockholm, Sweden after completing her M.A. in Nordic Studies with a focus on the Social Welfare State and Comparative Politics. She also studied Scandinavian Studies and Political Science at her undergraduate institution, Augustana College.

She has worked in the administrative field for over 10 years, getting an early start at a family-owned company when she was in high school. She also has experience as a political organizer and served on Barack Obama’s Iowa Caucus campaign in 2007.