Faculty Board


decaanes [at] vub [dot] ac [dot] be (Prof Dr. Joël Branson)


Marie-Anne [dot] Guerry [at] vub [dot] be (Prof. Dr. Marie-Anne Guerry)

Chairman Internal Appeal Committee

caroline [dot] buts [at] vub [dot] be (Prof. Dr. Caroline Buts )

Faculty secretariat


Building C
2nd floor
room C2.03

[T] 02 629 25 08
[F] 02 629 36 45
[E] faces [at] vub [dot] ac [dot] be

Opening hours

 Monday - Friday

09:00-12:30 & 14:00-18:00


Secretariat (applied) economic sciences

Building B, 2n floor, room B.2.11

[T] 02 629 21 19
[F] 02 629 20 60
[E] faces [at] vub [dot] ac [dot] be

Opening hours

Monday - Friday

09:00 - 16:00


Secretariat social sciences

Pleinlaan 9, 4th floor, room PL9.4.G51

[T] 02 614 86 00
[E] faces [at] vub [dot] ac [dot] be

Opening hours

monday - friday

08:00 - 16:00



The powers of the faculty ombudsperson extend to receiving students’ complaints and comments concerning the following matters: educational organisation, exam schedule, exam proceedings, assessment of Master’s theses, outcome of examiners’ meetings, announcement of results, monitoring of study progress based on exams and obtaining credit certificates.

Prof. Dr. Bruno Heyndels
[E] bruno [dot] heyndels [at] vub [dot] be

Departments and Research Groups


Applied Economics (APEC)
Business (BUSI)
Business, Technology and Operations (BUTO)
Political Science (POLI)
Communicatiewetenschappen (SCOM)
Sociology (SOCI)

Research Groups

Culture, Emancipation, Media & Society (CEMESO)
DESIRE:  Centre for the study of Democracy, Signification and Resistance
Interface Demography
Studies on Media Information and Telecommunication (SMIT)
Tempus Omnia Revelat (TOR)

Interfaculty Research Groups onderzoeksgroepen

Onderzoekscentrum Gender en Diversiteit (RHEA)
Onderzoeksgroep arbeidsstudies (WORK)
Social and Cultural Food Studies (FOST)
Mobility, Logistics and Automotive Technology Research Centre (MOBI)

Study groups

Technological, Economical and Social Changes and Labour Market Research (TESA)