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Peter Tack (1947) holds a master’s degree in civil engineering and in business administration. Since 1991 he is member of the School of Business and Economics of Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. As senior lecturer and program director of the Post-Academic Courses in Association Management, together with several partners, he conducted research and led courses and training programs for board and staff executives of a broad range of business and professional associations. He co-authored two books in this area and published a range of articles in the professional journal VM (

In 2006 the Post-Academic Course was transformed into the Academy for Association Management ( in which he is a guest lecturer. At that time he received the honorary membership of VerenigingsProfessionals Nederland, the Dutch society for professional association management (

Earlier in his career, Peter worked with several ministries in the Dutch government, with the Dutch Open University and as co-founding partner of a consulting firm.

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Last update Ancillary Activities: Amsterdam (2018-01-24)

Research Output 1996 2015

Al meer dan 45 jaar passie voor verenigingen

D'Haene, J. & Tack, P. J. 2015 In : VM verenigingsmanagement. 3, 10, p. 22-26 5 p.

Research output: ProfessionalArticle

Architectuur van verenigingen

Huizenga, F. D. & Tack, P. J. 2014 Lelystad: VM uitgevers. 136 p.

Research output: ProfessionalBook

Duaal leiderschap in verenigingen

Tack, P. J. & Mizab, R. 2014 In : VM verenigingsmanagement. 4

Research output: ProfessionalArticle

Verenigingen hebben toekomst

Tack, P. J. 2014 In : VM verenigingsmanagement. 1, p. 48-51

Research output: ProfessionalArticle

Vereniging in beweging

van der Rijken, T. & Tack, P. J. 2014 In : VM verenigingsmanagement. 3, p. 18-21 4 p.

Research output: ProfessionalArticle