Gerdi Verbeet (chair)
Supervisory director of charity organisation Novamedia and the Dutch Patient Federation and chair of the National 4 and 5 May Committee, which organises the national ceremonies commemorating the war dead and celebrating Liberation Day.
Prof. dr. ir. Wiebe Bijker
Professor of Technology and Society, Maastricht University and the Norwegian University for Science and Technology in Trondheim.
Prof. mr. dr. Madeleine de Cock Buning
Chair of the Dutch Media Authority.
Prof. dr. Roshan Cools
Professor of Cognitive Neuropsychiatry at Radboud University Medical Centre.
Dr. Hans Dröge
Supervisory director of the Brabant Development Agency.
Edwin van Huis
Director of Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden.
Prof. mr. dr. Erwin Muller
Dean of the Faculty Governance and Global Affairs (FGGA) of Leiden University and professor of Safety, Security and Law at the same faculty.
Prof. dr. ir. Peter-Paul Verbeek
Professor of Philosophy of Technology, University of Twente
Prof. dr. Marijk van der Wende
Dean of Graduate Studies, Professor of Higher Education, Utrecht University and Faculty Professor of Law, Economics, Governance and Organisation.
Dr. ir. Melanie Peters (secretary)
Director of the Rathenau Instituut, The Hague.
The Chairman and other members of the Board are formally appointed by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) and the Scientific Council for Government Policy (WRR), at the nomination of the sitting members of the Board.
If you have any questions for (or about) the Board, please email Diana Trimpert (executive secretary).