Instructor Biography - Jos Vaessen



Jos Vaessen holds a PhD from Maastricht University and has been working on evaluation assignments in the field of international development since 1998, first as an academic and consultant for bilateral and multilateral development organizations, and later as an evaluator and evaluation manager at UNESCO’s evaluation function in Paris. He currently is Adviser on evaluation methods at the World Bank’s Independent Evaluation Group. In addition, he is honorary lecturer at Maastricht University and a member of the Board of the European Evaluation Society. Dr. Vaessen regularly serves on reference groups of evaluations of different organizations. He has been co-author of more than 30 internationally peer reviewed publications, including three books.

Jos will be instructing the following workshop(s):

Id - Dealing With Complexity in Development Evaluation