Governance

 

 

 

Executive Committee

Founding Board

JWL President 

Fr  Dr Bernhard Bürgler SJ
Provincial of ECE
Munich, Germany

 

JWL Treasurer 

Fr Toni Kurmann SJ
Director of Jesuiten Weltweit, Switzerland
Zürich, Switzerland

 

JWL Secretary

DDr Johannes Wallacher

President, Munich School of Philosophy
Munich, Germany

 

Fr Vidmantas Simkunas SJ

Executive Director, Regional Office of the ECE in Lithuania
Vilnius, Lithuania

 

Financial Controller

Mr Pascal Rivollet
Geneva, Switzerland

JWL Vice-President 

Fr Dr  Christian Rutishauser SJ
Delegate for School and Higher Education, ECE
Zürich, Switzerland

 

Fr Dr Joseph Maria Christie SJ

Secretary for Higher Education, Chair of JWL GAB
Jesuit Curia Rome, Italy

 

 

Fr Philip Geister SJ 

Rector, Newman Institute
Uppsala, Sweden

 

Fr Johann Spermann SJ 

Treasurer, ECE
Germany

 

Dr Wolfgang Palaver

University of Innsbruck
Innsbruck, Austria

Global Advisory Board

Fr Dr Joseph Maria Christie SJ

Secretary for Higher Education, Chair of JWL GAB
Jesuit Curia Rome, Italy

 

 

Prof Dr Gabriele Gien

President, Catholic University of Eichstätt Ingolstadt

Eichstätt Ingolstadt

 

Ms Manuela Balett

CEO, Leopold Bachmann Stiftung

Rueshlikorn, Switzerland

 

 

Mr Judd Nicholson

Vice-President, CIO Georgetown University

Chair, IT Subcommittee

Washington, D.C., USA

 

 

Fr Klaus Väthröder SJ

Jesuit Missions Procurator Germany & Chairman JWL e.V.

Germany

 

Ms Tanja Birkholz

Board Member, SCHUFA Holding AG
Chair, Operations & Finance Subcommittee

Frankfurt, Germany

 

Fr Dr Daniel Hendrickson SJ

President of Creighton University

Omaha, Nebraska, USA

 

 

Dr Thayne McCulloh

President of Gonzaga University

Spokane, Washington State, USA

 

 

Fr Mark Raper SJ

Jesuit Superior, Field Partner

Yangon, Myanmar

 

 

 

Fr Pedro Walpole SJ

Global Coordinator Eco-Jesuit

Environmentalist, Field Partner

Bendum, Philippines

 

Fr Dr John Fitzgibbons SJ

President of Regis University

Denver, Colorado, USA

 

 

Dr Cheok Peng Lim

Senior Advisor, Director

Singapore

 

 

Fr Dr Michael Garanzini SJ

AJCU President

Washington, D.C., USA

 

 

Fr Dr Antony Uvari SJ

Vice-Chancellor, XIM University

Bhubaneswar, India

 

 

 

Fr Dr Kifle Wansamo SJ

Dean, Hekima University College

Nairobi, Kenya

Global Leadership Team

Fr Peter Balleis SJ

JWL Executive President

Geneva, Switzerland

 

 

Dr Saraswathi Samusarma

Global Register & Chief Information Officer

Chennai, India

Fr Dr Stefan Hengst

Executive Vice-President, Academic Affairs & Research

Geneva, Switzerland

 

Mrs Christa Bathany

CEO of JWL Förderverein e.V. & International HR Business Partner

Munich, Germany

Mr Armando Borja

Chief of Operations & Finance & CEO of JWL USA

Washington, D.C., USA

 

 

JWL Switzerland

Association Jesuit Worldwide Learning- Higher Education at Margins in Switzerland with board members: Fr Dr Christian Rutishauser SJ, Fr Dr Joseph Maria Christie SJ, Fr Anton Kurmann SJ, DDr Johannes Wallacher, Société Fiduciaire d’Expertise et de Révision SA.

JWL USA

Jesuit Worldwide Learning USA, as a 501 c(3) entity organised in the State of Washington in the United States of America has a Board of Directors comprising, Fr. Dr. Michael Garanzini, SJ, Fr. Peter Balleis SJ, Fr. Dr. John Fitzgibbons SJ, Fr. Dr. Daniel Hendrickson SJ, Dr. Dave Lambert, Dr. Susan Malisch, Dr. Thayne McCulloh and Mr. Judd Nicholson.

JWL Germany

Jesuit Worldwide Learning Förderverein e.V. Organised in Munich, Germany with Board Members: Fr Klaus Väthröder SJ, Fr Peter Balleis SJ, Fr Johann Spermann SJ, Ms Katrin Morales, Mr Thomas Kilian, Fr Stefan Hengst SJ

Greater Good Principles

Preserving the safety and dignity of all persons - without discrimination - is of paramount importance and Jesuit Worldwide Learning is committed to upholding the highest ethical standards, doing all that we can to prevent any harm from coming to those whom we serve and those who make the realisation of our mission possible. Review our Greater Good Principles.