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academic administrator , language educator , Humanities educator

André J. Hurst, Swiss language educator, humanities educator, academic administrator. Named Honorary Citizen of Cluj, Romania, 2000, Officier dans l'ordre des palmes académiques, France, 2006.

Background

Hurst, André J. was born on August 4, 1940 in Geneva, Switzerland.

Education

Doctor of Letters, University Geneva, 1967. Doctor honoris causa, University Cluj, Romania, 1991.

Career

Professor Greek University Geneva, 1969, dean faculty of letters, 1986-1992, president of conservatory, since 1981, rector, 2003—2006.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author books on Greek poetry.

Connections

Married Lillian L. Garbutt, December 13, 1968. Children: Samia, Vanessa.

spouse:
Lillian L. Garbutt

children:
Samia Hurst

Vanessa Hurst