Board

The General Board of NVAO addresses the strategic policy pursued by the organisation, the development of quality assurance systems in the Netherlands and Flanders along with the ensuing assessment frameworks, reports on the assessment of clusters of institutions or programmes, the adoption of the budget and the annual accounts, appeals, and recommendations to the Education Ministers. The day-to-day management of the organisation has been mandated to the Executive Board and the Management Team.

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General Board

The Board of NVAO addresses the strategic policy pursued by the organisation, the development of quality assurance systems in the Netherlands and Flanders along with the ensuing assessment frameworks, reports on the assessment of clusters of institutions or programmes, the adoption of the budget and the annual accounts, appeals, and recommendations to the Education Ministers. The Dutch and Flemish members of the NVAO Board are expert in the fields of higher education, the professional practice of higher education, scientific or academic research, or quality assurance. The NVAO Board consists of a maximum of fifteen members, who are appointed for a four-year term by the Committee of Ministers (the Dutch and Flemish Ministers responsible for higher education).

Members General Board NVAO 
  • dr. A.H. (Anne) Flierman - Chair, the Netherlands, member Executive Board 
  • D. (Dirk) Broos - Vice-Chair, Flanders, member Executive Board 
  • R. (Rudi) D'Hauwers - Flanders, member Executive Board
  • dr. A. (Anneke) Luijten -the Netherlands, member Executive Board
  • em. prof. dr. L. (Ludo) Beheydt - Flanders 
  • lic. M. (Mia) De Schamphelaere - Flanders 
  • dr. M.J.J. (Marc) Luwel - Flanders, member Executive Board 
  • lic. B. (Bart) Maes - Flanders 
  • T. (Truus) Omta - the Netherlands
  • J.A. (Jet) Rip PhD-candidate - the Netherlands
  • Michaël van Straalen - the Netherlands
  • J. (Julie) Beysens - Flanders
  • dr. Lieteke van Vucht Tijssen - the Netherlands

Executive Board

The NVAO Board has mandated the Executive Board to decide on specific applications. The Chair and a maximum of four other NVAO Board Members constitute the NVAO Executive Board.
  

Members Executive Board NVAO 

  • dr. A.H. (Anne) Flierman - Chair, the Netherlands 
  • D. (Dirk) Broos - Vice-Chair, Flanders
  • R. (Rudi) D'Hauwers - Flanders
  • dr. A. (Anneke) Luijten - the Netherlands  

Management Team

The Management Team is tasked with the day-to-day management of the NVAO office. In addition to the Director of the Flanders Division and the Director of the Netherlands Division, the Financial Controller and the Head of the Netherlands Department make up the Management Team.


Members Management Team: 

  •  Luut Kroes - Director the Netherlands 
  •  Axel Aerden - Director Flanders
  •  René Hageman - Department head the Netherlands
  •  Ursula Tielak - controller/Head of Finance