Amy Abdou, MA, attained her MA degree majoring in Migration and Ethnic Studies from the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, in December 2003. In 2001, she graduated from the University at Albany, US, with an MA in Sociology. In 2003, Amy started her career as a programme manager at the University of Amsterdam, and in 2008 she became the Project Coordinator of the National Institute for the study of Dutch Slavery and its Legacy. From 2009 to 2010, she was a lecturer at Webster University, the Netherlands, teaching Applied Behavioural and Social Sciences. She then became a lecturer in the Nyenrode New Business School, the Netherlands, in Leadership and Transformative Business, Sociology and Cross-Cultural Management. At the same business school, Amy became the Educational Development Officer in 2015.
Amy has worked for Wittenborg since October 2017 as a senior lecturer in the subjects of Entrepreneurship and Society, Entrepreneurial Behaviour, Management, Leadership & Organisation, and Sociology & Organisational Behaviour.