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The members of the Board of the Wadden Academy are:

Prof. Jouke van Dijk (chair, Social and spatial economics portfolio)
Professor of Regional Labour Market Analysis, University of Groningen (RUG).

Prof.dr. Piet Hoekstra, (Geoscience portfolio)
Professor Geoscience and Dean of the Faculty Geoscience, University Utrecht.

Prof. dr. ir. Katja Philippart (Ecology portfolio)
Estuarine Ecologist at the Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ) and Professor by Special Appointment at Utrecht University on the chair in 'Productivity of Coastal Marine Ecosystems', Department physical Geography.

Dr. Meindert Schroor, (Cultural History portfolio)
Director of Bureau Varenius in Leeuwarden.

Prof. dr. ir. Pier Vellinga, (Climate and Water portfolio)
Emeritus professor Climate Change and societal implications and programma director Climate Change Wageningen University.

Fotografie: Walther Walraven