Albert C. Tuijnman

Albert C. Tuijnman

Managerial Advisor for Education and Public Research
Innovation and Competitiveness Department
European Investment Bank

Bio and Research Interest

Albert Tuijnman is Managerial Advisor in the Education and Public Research Division at the European Investment Bank. He is responsible for the economic appraisal of large-scale investment projects in the education and science systems of all European countries, covering the continuum from preschools to vocational training centres and elite universities, public research institutes and science councils. The outstanding investment portfolio exceeds € 20 bn in present value. Earlier in his career he was Principal Administrator in the Education and Training Division at OECD and Professor and Director of the Institute of International Education at Stockholm University.

Recent Positions and honors

Honorary professor, The University of Nottingham

Honorary professor, The Danish University of Education


Ph.D., Stockholm University, 10 November 1989
Habilitation, Stockholm University, 24 May 1994


Tuijnman, A.C. (1989). Recurrent education, earnings and well-being: A fifty-year longitudinal study of a cohort of Swedish men. Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis. Stockholm: Almqvist & Wiksell.


Tuijnman, A.C. and Bottani, N. (eds.) (1994). Making education count: Developing and using international indicators. Paris: OECD, Centre for Educational Research and Innovation.


Tuijnman, A.C. (ed.) (1996). The international encyclopedia of adult education and training. Oxford: Pergamon Press for Elsevier Science.


Tuijnman, A.C. (ed.) (2000). Literacy in the information age: Final report of the International Adult Literacy Survey. Paris and Ottawa: OECD and Statistics Canada.

Contact Information

European Investment Bank
Projects Directorate
100, blvd Konrad Adenauer
L-2950 Luxembourg
Tel. +352 437988548
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