The Executive Board of Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) has appointed prof.dr. I.E.J. (Ingrid) Heynderickx as dean of the Department of Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences (IE&IS). Heynderickx has been a professor at TU/e since 2013, and will take up her new position on 1 January 2015. She is the successor to prof.dr. A.G.L. (Sjoerd) Romme.