Jan Waalkens is senior researcher-lecturer at NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences. At the moment, he works for two different academies at NHL Stenden as a lecturer in General Economics, Strategic Management, Marketing, and Research, with a focus area in the Research subject. Recently, he also joined the teacher education programme at NHL Stenden.
He graduated in Economic Geography in 1992 from the University of Groningen. In 2006 he graduated in Business Administration, also from the University of Groningen. In addition, as a researcher he is involved with the Futureproof Entrepreneurship professorship (applied sciences), which is part of NHL Stenden’s HRM study programme.