Jan Willem Polderman has been appointed as the new chair of the Examination Board of the EEMCS faculty.
In 1987, Jan Willem joined the Applied Mathematics program as an assistant professor, after which he started working as an associate professor of Systems and Control in 2003. Jan Willem was always a member of various university committees, such as the Examination Board, the Education Committee and the UCO (now the UC-OW). In 2008, Jan Willem became the program director at Applied Mathematics and the 4TU master Systems and Control, which he quitted in 2019. Jan Willem is currently the program director of Industrial Design Engineering, next to which he teaches Mathematics.
Jan Willem: “I am looking forward to chairing the EEMCS Examination Board and I hope that I can contribute to the homologation and streamlining of the relevant processes across the different EEMCS bachelor’s and master’s, while at the same time keeping an open eye for the specific characteristics of these programs.”