UvA Brug Sefa

Prof. G.T.M. (Geert) ten Dam

Board of Recommendation

Prof. G.T.M. (Geert) ten Dam

Positition: President of the executive board of the University of Amsterdam

Biography

Geert ten Dam is the current President of the Executive Board of the University of Amsterdam.
Since 1999, she is a full professor of Education at the UvA. In addition, she is an independent, Crown-appointed member of the Dutch Social Economic Council (SER). Ten Dam was president of the Education Council of the Netherlands from 2011 to 2014. Before that she served as rector of the university teacher training programmes and chair of the department of Child Development, Education and Teacher Training.