Herman Pijpers

Webmaster & ICT support

Research group(s):
1. The Economics of Knowledge and Innovation
2. Social Protection, Inclusive Innovation and Development
3. Economic Development, Innovation, Governance and Institutions
4. Sustainable Development, Innovation and Societal Transitions
5. Innovation Systems Indicators and Policy

Herman Pijpers joined  UNU-MERIT (formerly MERIT)  in 2001. Before that he worked as webmaster and system administrator at the European Journalism Centre (EJC) in Maastricht.

At UNU-MERIT Herman is responsible for the overall web architecture, web design and  ICT support. He is also the editor of I&T Weekly, which offers a weekly roundup of innovation & technology news.

Besides Herman is the institute's photographer, shooting PhD defences, conferences and other events for the centre's websites, newsletters and brochures.