Dr. Ramon Puras appointed Dean of Faculty of Education at Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences

6 October 2017

Dr. Ramon Puras, former Vice Dean and Director of Education of AUC, has recently been appointed as the Dean of the Faculty of Education at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (Hogeschool van Amsterdam).

Dr. Puras’ appointment will take effect from 1 February 2018. Dr. Puras served as AUC’s Director of Education and Vice Dean from 2012 through August 2017, after joining AUC as the Head of Studies Sciences in 2008. In 2015, Dr. Puras also served as Acting Dean of AUC for just over a year. 

Since September 2017, Dr. Puras had been working as a senior fellow at the University of Amsterdam (teaching and innovation) and additionally he had been working as AUC’s Alumni Coordinator. Next to his various management functions, Dr. Puras had also been a lecturer for the duration of his time at AUC.

Dr. Puras will succeed Dr. Ietje Veldman, who will continue serving as Dean of the Faculty of Education at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences until 12 October 2017.

As a valued member of the community, AUC warmly congratulates Dr. Puras on his appointment and wishes him every success in his future function.

Published by  Amsterdam University College