Prof. Jacques Lanarès was Vice-Rector of the University of Lausanne from 2006 to 2016. He was in charge of quality, human resources, teaching development and e-learning. He is very involved in quality issues both nationally and internationally. He chaired the Quality Network of Swiss Universities and the Quality Delegation of the Rectors’ Conference for 9 years. He is a member of the Swiss Accreditation Council and an expert with several organizations such as the EUA or the World Bank and for various accreditation agencies (Belgium, Finland, France, Ireland, Lithuania, ENQA). He is a member of the Unica Steering Committee (network of universities in European capitals). He is a neuropsychologist by education, he obtained a PhD at the University of Geneva and was involved in the (CHU vaudois) clinic and research and teaching at the universities of Geneva and Lausanne. In recent years, he taught university pedagogy and adult education at the University of Lausanne.