The International Academic Advisory Panel (IAAP) consists of 10 persons representing professors from 6 business schools in 4 countries and 3 (three) continents. Two members are also members of the Advisory Board. These well-established scholars provide valuable input on the trends in educations and the various existing programmes at WUAS.
The Panel is chaired by WUAS Vice President of Academic Affairs, Timothy Mescon.
The current members of the WUAS IAAP are:
- Professor Peter van der Sijde, Professor of Faculty of Science, Business & Innovation and the Faculty of Social Science, Organization, Entrepreneurship and Technology, Free University Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
- Dr. Brigitte Nicolaud, Director Teaching and Learning, Aston Business School, UK.
- Professor Beatrice van der Heijden, Professor of Strategic HRM, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.
- Professor Leo Paul Dana, Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Montpellier, France and New Zealand.
- Professor Carol Kaufman-Scarborough, Professor of Marketing, Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA.
- Professor Ed G.J. Vosselman, Radboud University Nijmegen School of Management Professor of Accounting (Accounting, particularly Management Accounting and Control, Accounting and Trust, Preformance Management, Management and Organization, MBA-Programs).
- Professor Petra de Weerd-Nederhof, Dean of Science Faculty, Open Universiteit.
- Dr. Susana Menendez, Chairman of the Supervisory Board at the University of the Arts The Hague, Vice-president of the National Committee Code of Conduct International Students, Spokesperson for Buenos Aires in Amsterdam, Vice-president Supervisory Board at HZ University of Applied Sciences, Member Supervisory Board ROC van Amsterdam, Flevoland.
- Professor Marina Dabic, Professor of Entrepreneurship and International Business, University of Zagreb, Croatia.
- Professor Chris Pole, PhD Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Professor of Sociology, University of Brighton.
The International Academic Advisory Panel will further strengthen the academic oversight of WUAS and will focus on the evaluation of (new) education programmes, input on trends and new developments in management education and research, education strategy, accreditations and special WUAS educational issues. Each meeting agenda will include at least 2 of the above listed agenda items. The IAAP will meet twice a year in person or through MS Teams.