Strategic plan AdeKUS MISSION: KNOWLEDGE CREATING AND KNOWLEDGE SHARING IN SUSTAINABLE PARTNERSHIP VISION: ADEKUS IS A PRESTIGIOUS INSTITUTION IN SURINAME AND THE REGION RESPONSIBLE FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT THROUGH HIGHLY QUALIFIED SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, EDUCATION AND SERVICE TO SOCIETY STRATEGIC OBJECTIVES: 1.Quality and accreditation: Within the next 3 years all programmes are accredited by NOVA 2.Transformation towards a professional, efficient and result driven organisation: After 2 years the level of professionalism is substantially improved, a result driven organisation is introduced and a culture of efficiency is established. 3.Increase in financial independence: The first money flow (subsidies from the government) fits better with the needs of the university and is also used to increase the second and third money flows in order to strengthen the financial base of the university.
PROGRAMME LEVEL COORDINATIONFLEMISH COORDINATION LOCAL COORDINATION AcademicWim Van PetegemHenry Ori Operational (ICOS, PM)Roeland JanssenRanoe Mangal -Jhari PROJECT LEVEL PROJECTFLEMISH PROJECT LEADER LOCAL PROJECT LEADER CLUSTER 1: INSTITUTIONAL #1 : Institutional capacity building linked to administration, management and infrastructure Gerrit JanssensJane Smith # 2 : Institutional capacity building linked to education and research Arno LibottonRadjiskumar Mohan CLUSTER 2: EDUCATION AND RESEARCH # 3 : Implementation of the Master education and research programme on sustainable development Tom VanwingRandy van Zichem # 4/5 : Master education and research programme on sustainable management of natural resources Patrick WillemsRiad Nurmohamed # 6 : Master in education and research programme on physical therapy Yves VanlandewijckTony C. Chang PROGRAMME SUPPORT UNIT # 7 : Programme Support UnitWim Van PetegemHenry Ori Partner programme Phase II
Two transversal projects P1: Institutional capacity building linked to administration, management and infrastructure ICT-support (infrastructure, personnel, organisation) for: –Distance learning –HRM Further development of library in support of education and research P2: Institutional capacity building linked to education and research Transformation from a Ba education, towards a Ma education and research-based university Training of academic staff (incl. 1 PhD) Improvement of lab-infrastructure Development of an Education Support Center Development of a Doctoral School
Three Master projects P3: Master education and research program on sustainable development Fully embedded in the Faculty of Societal Sciences (FMijW) 4 new PhD positions P4/5: Master education and research program on sustainable management of natural resources Merger of two projects in the first phase (PP I) Fully embedded in the Faculty of Technological Sciences (FTeW) 4 (running) PhD positions P6: Master education and research program on physical therapy After Ba-reform now Ma-implementation Fully embedded in the Faculty of Medical Sciences (FMeW) 3 new PhD positions
Programme management P7: Programme Support Unit Management of PP II Transformation towards an International Project Office for AdeKUS
And beyond PP II? Sustainability New centers: Statistical center, Education Support Center, Doctoral school, Skills Lab,… Performant ICT-infrastructure in support of management and (distance) education Well trained professionals with career perspectives Embedded, accredited (Ba- and) Ma-programmes Academic staff (at Ma and PhD level) in relevant research domains Networking With companies: Telesur, Staatsolie, EBS,… In the region: Caricom, Latin-America With Europa: VLIR-UOS, Twinning, Edulink, EU-ACP,… Structural donor meetings (with e.g. VVOB, Unicef,…)