Jan Verelst

Prof. Dr. Jan Verelst

Curriculum Vitae

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Address:

University of Antwerp

 

Faculty of Applied Economics

 

Prinsstraat 13

 

B-2000 Antwerp (Belgium)

Place & date of birth:

Turnhout, 20/05/1970

Telephone:

+32 (0)3/265.46.09

Homepage:

http://www.uantwerpen.be/en/staff/jan-verelst/

Email:

jan.verelst@uantwerpen.be

 

 

Function

Full-time professor at the Department of Management Information Systems of the faculty of Applied Economics at the University of Antwerp (Belgium)

Research and Teaching

Jan Verelst is chairman of the Department of Management Information Systems of the Faculty of Applied Economics at the University of Antwerp.   He received his Ph.D. in Management Information Systems from the Faculty of Applied Economics of the University of Antwerp, Belgium, in 1999.  His PhD research focused on evolvability of conceptual models of information systems.  He joined the Department of Management Information Systems as a lecturer in 2001.  His research interests focus on methodologies for information systems development.  More specifically, he co-authored the theory on Normalized Systems with Prof. dr. Herwig Mannaert.   This theory focuses on the behavior of modular structures under change, by applying concepts from technology such as stability from systems theory and entropy from thermodynamics.  He teaches courses on methodologies concerning analysis and design of information systems.  He is also a professor at the Antwerp Management School, where he lectures in the Executive Master in Enterprise IT Architecture.  He is also co-founder of the Normalized Systems Institute (NSI) at the Faculty of Applied Economics of the University of Antwerp, as well as of NSX, a spin-off company of the University of Antwerp focusing on software development based on the Normalized Systems theory.

Publications

For a list of publications, please refer to http://www.uantwerpen.be/en/staff/jan-verelst/