Understanding Society

Tilburg University is convinced that it can contribute to solving social issues by developing and transferring knowledge and bringing together people from various disciplines and organizations.

Executive Services

Executive Services provides support to the Executive Board and the bodies for participative decision-making. In addition, legal support and the internal auditing for the university are accommodated here.


The Division consists of three Offices:

  • the Administrative Secretaries’ Office, which includes the Beadle, the administrative secretaries who support the University Council and the University Labor Representation Board, and the administrative support of the Executive Board and of the Doctorate Board
  • Legal Affairs
  • Internal Auditing, comes directly under the President of the Executive Board.
Organogram Executive Support

Managing Director and secretaries' office

Managing Director (as of September 1, 2017)

Abigail Vermeulen

Vermeulen, A.C.F.A.
Name drs. A.C.F.A. (Abigail) Vermeulen MCM
Division Executive Support
Management, Staff and Support
Position Secretary General
Room C 165
Phone +31 13 466 8714
E-mail abigail.vermeulen@tilburguniversity.edu

Secretaries' office

Wayers, J.A.
Name J.A. (Jacqueline) Wayers
Managementsup Services - Schools
Position Secretary
Room C 164
Phone +31 13 466 2230
E-mail j.a.wayers@tilburguniversity.edu
Oldenbeek, A.M.T. van
Name A.M.T. (Anne-Marie) van Oldenbeek
Managementsup Services - Schools
Position Secretary
Room C 164
Phone +31 13 466 2681
E-mail a.m.t.vanoldenbeek@tilburguniversity.edu