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Janco Bonnink to become new director of Saxion's International Office
The new director of the International Office has been announced. As of January 2018, Janco Bonnink (41) will succeed Chris van den Borne, who is retiring.
Janco is Head of Policy and Administrative Support for the Executive Board at the Vrije Universiteit (VU) in Amsterdam. Since 2009 he has been working for the VU where an important part of his work was concerned with strategic policy-making in education
Prior to that, he worked for the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science and Maastricht University, where he was closely involved in international affairs. Among other things, he was an advisor on European higher education policy and responsible for cooperative working relationships with knowledge institutions in Europe and China.
The new director of the International Office is looking forward to his new position. Janco: "I am keen to get started working at Saxion and am looking forward to further expanding Saxion's international profile."