Advisory board

The Network is steered by the Advisory Board, which consists of experts representing the different segments of the targeted membership. The board advises on event programming, general strategy and the goals of the Network. The current Advisory Board consists of the following experts:

Koenraad Debackere (Chair)

Koenraad Debackere (Chair)

General Manager at Leuven University, Belgium

Beverly Damonse

Beverly Damonse

Executive of Science Engagement and Corporate Relations, National Research Foundation (NRF), South Africa

Luke Georghiou

Luke Georghiou

Vice-President for Research and Innovation at the University of Manchester, United Kingdom

Maria de Kleijn

Maria de Kleijn

Senior Vice President Analytical Services, Elsevier, the Netherlands

Barend van der Meulen

Barend van der Meulen

Director of the Center for Higher Education Policy Studies at the University of Twente, The Netherlands

Susan Renoe

Susan Renoe

Executive Director of the NSF Center for Advancing Research Impact in Society, USA

Toby Smith

Toby Smith

Vice President of Policy at the American Association of Universities, USA

David Sweeney

David Sweeney

Executive Chair, Research England, United Kingdom

Paul Wouters

Paul Wouters

Dean of Social Sciences & former Director of CWTS, Leiden University, The Netherlands