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Professor Lex Meijdam appointed as interim Dean Tilburg School of Social & Behavioral Sciences

Published: 30th October 2020 Last updated: 09th November 2020

The Executive Board has appointed Professor Lex Meijdam as interim Dean of the Tilburg School of Social & Behavioral Sciences (TSB), effective November 19, 2020. Lex Meijdam will take on this task until a new Dean can be appointed. The procedure to recruit a Dean for TSB will start soon.

On November 19, TSB’s incumbent Dean, Professor Jantine Schuit, will start in her new position as member of the Executive Board and the university’s Vice-Rector Magnificus.

Lex Meijdam is Professor of Economics at the School of Economics and Management (TiSEM), of which he was the Dean between January 1, 2013, and January 1, 2019.

The Executive Board is very grateful to Lex Meijdam for being prepared to temporarily fill this position.