Jan Fransoo to Become Dean of Research at KLU on January 1, 2018
By Nicola Rochlitz
Professor Jan Fransoo has been appointed the new dean of research by Kühne Logistics University (KLU) in Hamburg. The Dutch academic is a professor of operations management and logistics, and comes to KLU from Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e). He became a professor in the School of Industrial Engineering there in 2003 and has been dean of the TU/e Graduate School since 2013. Fransoo follows Professor Jan Becker as dean of research at KLU, who plans to focus more narrowly on research and teaching in the fields of marketing and service management again at KLU. Fransoo will take office on January 1, 2018.