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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  and Climate portfolio)
Professor Physical Geography - Coastal Dynamics, Fluvial Systems and Global Change, University Utrecht.

Prof. dr. ir. Katja Philippart (portfolio: Ecology)
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, (portfolio: Cultural History)
Director of Bureau Varenius in Leeuwarden.

Prof. dr. Kees Bastmeijer (portfolio: Law and Nature)
Professor of Nature Conservation and Water Law at Tilburg University


Photography: Erikjan Koopmans