Talented researchers of Erasmus School of Economics fanning out

As from the academic year 2014-2015 Professor Victor Maas, Dr Remco Zwinkels and Dr Martijn van den Assem will continue their academic career at University of Amsterdam (Victor Maas) and VU University (Remco Zwinkels and Martijn van den Assem).

Victor Maas, endowed professor of Management Accounting and current head of the section Accounting, Auditing and Control within the department of Business Economics, starts on 1 September as full professor of Accounting at University of Amsterdam in the Amsterdam Business School, Faculty of Economics and Business. For Maas it is a return to his Alma Mater. He studied economics at University of Amsterdam and in 2007 he obtained his PhD at this same university.

Remco Zwinkels and Martijn van den Assem will continue their career as from 1 September at VU University, in the position of associate professor of Finance at the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration. There they will further shape research and education in the field of Behavioral Finance further shaping.

Dean Professor Philip Hans Franses: "I wish Victor, Remco and Martijn the best of luck in their new jobs. I am proud that Erasmus School of Economics acts like a springboard and that the quality of our researchers is noticed by other universities."