Call for Nominations to the EFMD Quality Services Committees

The EFMD Quality Services Team is inviting EFMD member schools and corporations to nominate potential members of the Quality Services Committees.

Nominations are sought for members of the EQUIS Committee and the EQUIS Accreditation Board, the EFMD Programme Accreditation Committee and the EFMD Programme Accreditation Board, the EDAF Committee, and the EOCCS Certification Board. Members’ roles and responsibilities are further explained in the above links, as well as the expectations and commitment that membership in these bodies entails.

Applicants should meet the following experience requirements:

EQUIS Committee and EQUIS Accreditation Board

Academic members should be current or former Deans of well reputed, preferably EQUIS accredited business schools; corporate members should be current or former senior executives of well-known international companies, e.g. directors, senior managers, heads of corporate universities or HR directors. Successful entrepreneurs are also eligible.

EFMD Programme Accreditation Committee and EFMD Programme Accreditation Board

Academic members should be Deans or Associate Deans or Programme Directors of EFMD accredited programmes. Corporate members should be or have been until recently senior executives of well-known international companies, e.g. directors, senior managers, heads of corporate universities, HR directors. Successful entrepreneurs are also eligible.

EDAF Committee

EDAF Committee members should be current or former business school Deans or Associate Deans with significant experience of management education and with a special commitment to enhance the quality of such education in the context of emerging economies where EDAF mostly operates.

EOCCS Certification Board

EOCCS Certification Board academic members should be current or former Deans, senior Associate Deans and/or Directors of representative management education institutions with experience in the delivery of online learning. Corporate members should be current or former senior executives of well-known international companies, e.g. directors, senior managers, heads of corporate universities or HR directors.

Further Information

Candidates for EQUIS and EFMD Programme Accreditation should belong to an institution that is a full member of EFMD.  EOCCS and EDAF also accept candidates from non-member institutions.

Self-nominations (with the condition to be backed up by another member in the network) or nominations for another person from within or outside your organisation are acceptable. It is important that you seek prior approval of the person you are proposing before sending us your nominee.

The particular decision-making body to which the nomination applies should be clearly indicated. Nominations should be sent by email to Ms. Adriana Kudrnova Lovera at adriana.lovera@efmdglobal.org before 14 April 2023 and should include the full name of the candidate, position, name of the institution, e-mail address and biographical summary.

Potential members will be selected from among those nominated and appointed by the EFMD Board. Final results of the nomination process will be communicated in July following the EFMD Annual General Assembly.