Jan van der Boon new Director of Operations NWO Institutes
Jan van der Boon, head of the Administration Directorate at Leiden University, will be appointed Director of Operations at NWO-I, the Institutes Organisation of the Dutch Research Council (NWO), with effect from 1 September. Jan van der Boon has been Director of Administration at Leiden University since 2004. Prior to this he held a number of different positions at NWO and was Director of Operations at CERN. The Executive Board of Leiden University is very grateful to Jan for his leadership of the Administration Directorate over the past sixteen years and congratulates him warmly on this exciting new challenge.