J.A. (Julie) Beardsell

J.A. (Julie) Beardsell


Academic credentials

Her academic credentials include a doctorate degree (DPhil) in Business Research from Monarch Business School Switzerland, a DBA from SMC University, an MPhil from Northumbria University, plus professional qualifications in ICT, Education and Marketing.


Julie Beardsell co-ordinates the work of the Digital Competence Center (DCC) at TU Delft, which is home to a support team consisting of data managers, research software engineers and high performance computing (HPC) expertise.

Career background

From 2018 to 2021 Julie Beardsell was ad interim dean and director operations at Amsterdam School of International Business, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences.

Previously she was specialist in innovation at TU Delft focusing on open source software and live streamed data initiatives, after a 22 year career in Europe’s top international ICT services providers, Atos and CGI, where she specialized in managing teams in strategic international ICT outsourcing engagements.

  • Member of the Landelijk Co√∂rdinatiepunt Research Data Management (LCRDM), the national network of research data management (RDM) experts.
  • Former Member of the Academic Board and currently Professor of Digital Strategy at Monarch Business School Switzerland.
  • Former member of the Supervisory Board of Directors of Zaan Primair, The Netherlands.

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