Executive Board

The Executive Board is charged with the general management of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS). The two institutions are governed by this joint Board, which is the result of a staff merger. The Executive Board is responsible for the efficient management of both universities.

The Executive Board UvA-HvA

Executive Board / Photographer: Liesbeth Dingemans

The members of the Executive Board are appointed, suspended and dismissed by the Supervisory Boards of the UvA and the AUAS. They enter into employment at one of these two legal entities, but when they are appointed - within the framework of the close cooperation between the two universities - they are also empowered to lead the other legal entity. The Executive Board consists of four members. The Dutch Minister of Education, Culture and Science previously granted permission to deviate from the provisions of Article 10.2 of the Dutch Higher Education and Research Act (WHW) regarding a statutory three-member board.

  • Prof. D.C. (Dymph) van den Boom

    Acting President UvA/AUAS and Rector Magnificus UvA

    secretariaat-rectormagnificus@uva.nl | T: +31 (0)20 525 2774

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  • Prof. H.M. (Hans) Amman

    Vice-President UvA-AUAS/HvA Executive Board

    H.M.Amman@uva.nl | T: +31 (0)20 525 6190

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  • Prof. H.M. (Huib) de Jong

    Rector AUAS/HvA

    secretariaatrector-hva@uva.nl | T: +31 (0)20 525 2127

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Published by  University of Amsterdam

10 September 2015