Our lecturers are highly qualified and have international work experience. That gives them and their lectures an added dimension. 

They aim to incorporate their knowledge and experience into their lectures as much as possible. Let us introduce them!

Business exchange programme

Teaching staff

Maria Garcia- Alvarez is from the north of Spain and she is a lecturer in Geopolitics & Globalization, Rhetoric, Global Challenges and Emergent Futures. She is also the coordinator of the Value Creators programme for year 3 and 4. She holds a Master's degree in Communication Sciences from the Universidad Complutense of Madrid (Spain) and specialization courses on Globalisation and Sustainability. She is a certified educator for sustainability by the UN Peace- Earth Charter. Maria is the contact person of UN Habitat for Windesheim University. She is in the Advisory Board of the EU research project TrUST (Transdisciplinary Research for Urban Sustainable Transition); member of the SDSN (UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network); and member of the Experts Committee of the Ocean i3 project (SDG 14 transdisciplinary project from the Basque Country university and the Bordeaux University).

Guest and affiliated lecturers

Student Support office

Marike Scholten, Recruitment Officer is half Dutch and half Norwegian. She is responsible for the increase of international students at Windesheim Honours College. You can find her in the office when she is not abroad working at international fairs. She is responsible for supporting student events and projects, is a member of the Admissions Board, and communication of Windesheim Honours College is part of her portfolio.