Janine Huizenga new Head of I/M/D department

Janine Huizenga has been appointed Head of the Department of Interactive / Media / Design with effect from 20th March, 2017.

‘It's a rapidly changing design world - more complexity, new connections and technologies. I'm looking forward to working with my new colleagues to develop new perspectives and positioning for the Interactive Media Designer of the Future to meet these exciting challenges!’

Janine Huizenga studied Photography, Audiovisual and Theatre Design at the Rietveld Academie. She also works for Waag Society as concept developer/designer, and where she was creative director from 1996-2008. Janine has significant experience in education, for instance at Willem de Kooning Academie, HKU, Rietveld Academy and TU Eindhoven. Janine held the position of chair of the E-culture committee at the Creative Industries Fund from 2013 - 2016.