Impact Coaching


About the program

Reflecting on the impact we as individuals and groups have and creating a positive societal impact is an important ambition of Utrecht University, which this program will try to contribute to.

The impact coaching program is an educational innovation that shall be developed further to have the impact we want it to have. To evaluate the effectiveness of the coaching program, we will need to analyze the results of your progress assessments scientifically. This means that by participating in the program, you will also participate in a scientific study. Your personal data will be treated confidentially, will have to effect on the coaching you receive, and the study will adhere to the ethical standards for scientific research.

The program will be offered by Jacco Farla (former Director of Education at Department SD) and UU Educational Consultancy & Professional Development. The coordinator of the program is Kristina Bogner (Assistant Professor Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development), lead of the program is Frank van Rijnsoever (master coordinator of the department of SD and Senior Teaching Fellow at UU). The coaching sessions will be given by different colleagues from the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development.