Piet Van den Bossche is Professor ‘Learning in Organisations’ at the University of Antwerp (Faculty of Social Sciences) and Associate professor at Maastricht University (School of Business & Economics). His research activities are centered around issues of learning and cognition in teams and collaborative environments, both in educational and organizational contexts. Both the individual and the team-level are respectively taken as unit of analysis. Currently, he teaches courses in the areas of collective and workplace learning and is involved in the M.Sc. Programme “Management of Learning” and in the M.Sc. Programme “Training and Education Sciences”. He is chair of the department Training and Education Sciences. Also, he is elected member of the executive committee of the European Association of Research on Learning & Instruction (EARLI). He was founding Chief editor of the book series ‘Advances in Business Education and Training’ and Associate editor of ‘Educational Research Review’. Next to his research and education, he consults higher education institutions and organizations, both nationally and internationally.