Joanna C. Wheeler
Dr Joanna Wheeler is a senior member of the IBFD academic group and is currently seconded to the University of Amsterdam (UvA) for a large portion of her time. She is the director of the advanced LLM programme "International tax Law: Principles, Policy and Practice", a joint project of IBFD and the UvA.
Joanna has been the editor of many different IBFD publications and was the founding editor of IBFD’s database on the taxation of trusts. She was also the pioneer of IBFD's programme of online courses and has taught regularly for IBFD classroom courses and as a guest lecturer for the Universities of Cambridge, Leiden and London. Joanna was a member of the Research Subcommittee of the International Fiscal Association (IFA) for many years, and was general reporter for the IFA Congress held in Kyoto in 2007, on the topic “Conflicts in the Attribution of Income to a Person”. In 2010, she was invited to join the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) as an academic member, and in 2012 she was awarded her PhD by the University of Amsterdam. She is a member of the editorial board for the Global Tax Treaty Commentary.