Interim Executive Pro-Vice-Chancellor for the Faculty of Science & Engineering

Professor Wiebe Van Der Hoek BSc, PhD

Professor Wiebe van der Hoek, Interim Executive Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Science and Engineering.Wiebe van der Hoek is Professor of Logics for Multi-Agent Systems. He came to take up a Chair at the Department of Computer Science of Liverpool in 2002, and was Head of Department 2008 - 2012. In 2014 he became Head of School (now Dean) of the School of Electrical Engineering, Electronics, and Computer Science.

His research interest is in Dynamic Epistemic Logic, that is, logics to reason about information change. He also studied those logics in Game Theoretic settings. Since 2012 he is (co-) Editor-in-Chief of Springer-Nature flagship journal in the Philosophy of Science, and since 2002 he co-chairs LOFT, a biannual conference on Logic and the Foundations of Game and Decision Theory.

He is currently one of the chairs of the Digital Steering Group at UoL, and chairs the Digital Alder Hey / University of Liverpool Steering group. He is member of the Steering Committee of LCR 4.0, as well as a Director of Sensor City.


PA to Executive Pro-Vice-Chancellor & Director of Operations

Carla McGivern
Faculty of Science and Engineering
+44 (0)151 794 2020
Carla.Mcgivern@liverpool.ac.uk