Organization

The Beta Supervisory Board

The Beta Supervisory Board acts as a supervisory body for the Scientific Director and the Executive Board. Furthermore it acts as the intermediary body between the institute and the boards of the constituent partners. The principal role of the Supervisory Board is to assess the financial and personnel resources of Beta.

Members of the Beta Supervisory Board
Prof.dr. I.E.J. Heynderickx (TU/e, dean TU/e-IE&IS and chairman)
Prof.dr.ir. M. van Steen (UT, scientific director UT-CTIT)
Prof.dr. J. de Vlieg (TU/e, dean TU/e-MCS)

The Beta Executive Board

The Beta Executive Board manages the school. The Beta Executive Board specifically focuses on relevant scientific developments in the area of Operations Management and advises the Scientific Director on the development and management of the PhD research and the education program. In addition, the Executive Board is responsible for quality control and progress monitoring of the education program. The Scientific Director is the chairman of the Beta Executive Board and the Education Officer is responsible for the daily co-ordination of the development, teaching, and evaluation of the courses.

Members of the Beta Executive Board
Prof.dr. J.M. Bloemhof (WUR, member)
Prof.dr.ir. O.J. Boxma  (TU/e, member)
Prof.dr. W.E.H. Dullaert (VU, member)
Prof.dr.ir. E.W. Hans (UT, Beta Education Officer)
Prof.dr.ir. C.P.M. van Hoesel (UM, member)
Prof.dr.ir. G.J. van Houtum (TU/e, Scientific Director)
Prof.dr. J.L. Hurink (UT, member)

The Scientific Director is responsible for the daily management of the school. As of July 2008 prof.dr.ir. G.J. van Houtum is Scientific Director of Beta.