News - October 6, 2011

Van Boekel next director of Educational Institute

The Executive Board has appointed Tiny van Boekel as director of the Educational Institute (Onderwijs Instituut / OWI) of the university. The appointment will take effect on 1 July 2012 when the current OWI director Pim Brascamp retires.

Van Boekel is professor of Product Design and Quality Management.  As OWI director, he will be responsible for the quality of education and will lead a team of BSc and MSc programme directors. He will also be the Dean of Education and advise the Executive Board on higher education.