Temporary cover for Ineke Braakman in NWO Executive Board and NWO Domain Science Board

24 October 2017

Professor Niek Lopes Cardozo has been appointed as acting chair for the NWO Domain Science Board.

He will replace professor Ineke Braakman due to her current health issues, and takes over her tasks as member of the NWO Executive Board. Lopes Cardozo has ample management experience and is well informed about NWO.

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Lopes Cardozo (TU/e) is a distinguished scientist in the field of nuclear fusion. He is able to communicate his research to a broad audience, students and politicians alike, and developed the 'fusion road show'. Niek Lopes Cardozo has demonstrated leadership on an international level.

Source: NWO