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Konrad Osterwalder and Hans van Ginkel
Hans van Ginkel (right), fourth Rector of UNU, hands Konrad Osterwalder the charter of the university symbolising the passing of the rectorate. Photo: UNU

On Friday, August 31, Professor Dr. Konrad Osterwalder assumed the rectorate of United Nations University. UNU sincerely thanks Professor Dr. Hans van Ginkel for a decade of outstanding service and wishes him and his wife the very best for the future. We warmly welcome Professor Dr. Osterwalder and his wife, and look forward to this new era in the university's history.

A welcome message from Rector Osterwalder will be posted shortly.