Renske van der Stoep has been appointed as head of the master’s program in Architecture at the Rotterdam Academy of Architecture (RAVB). Renske succeeds Job Floris, who held this position for eight years. Together with Renske, Thijs van Spaandonk will start as head of the Urban Design master’s program and succeeds Wouter Veldhuis. Up from the start of the new academic year 2018-2019, Renske and Thijs will form the face of the academy’s master’s programs and will be responsible for their key element: design education.
Together with Margit Schuster (not in the picture) and Hinke Majoor, Thijs en Renske form the studio team.