Wouter Heinen will be installed as the new Managing Director and Faculty Board member of the Faculty of Arts on 1 April. He will succeed Egon Dietrich, who is retiring.
Heinen (48) has been Managing Director/Director of Business Operations of the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies of the University of Groningen since 2013. Before this, he worked as a research programme manager and policy coordinator for the Executive Board of VU University Amsterdam and as head of Information, Culture and Policy at the Student Affairs Office of Radboud University Nijmegen. He completed a Master's degree in Public and non-profit Management (MPM) at TiasNimbas Business School, Tilburg University.
Grant for research into learning methods that make hands curious
He was one of the imprisoned German war criminals known as the ‘Breda Three’: Josef Kotalla. ‘The executioner of Amersfoort’ is the only German war criminal who would die during imprisonment in the Netherlands. Forty years after his death, he is still...
In the lecture series Treasures from the University Library, researchers using material from our Special Collections talk about their research, while the objects in question are also present.