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legislator , Philosophy educator

Egbert Schuurman, Dutch philosophy educator, legislator. Recipient Templeton award Berkeley University, 1995. Member Senate of Dutch Parliament, since 1983.

Background

Schuurman, Egbert was born on July 23, 1937 in Nieuw-Buinen, The Netherlands. Son of HArm and Roelfien (Warringa) Schuurman.

Education

Graduate in Engineering, Technology University Delft, The Netherlands, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, Free University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1972. Doctor (honorary), Christian University, Potchefstroom, South Africa, 1994.

Career

Assistant professor Free University Amsterdam, 1964-1984. Professor technical University Eindhoven, The Netherlands, since 1972, University Delft, since 1973. Professor agriculture University Wageningen, The Netherlands, since 1986.

Chairman Professor doctor Georgia Lindeboom Institute, Center for Medical Ethics, Ede, The Netherlands, since 1986, Institute for Cultural Ethics, Amersfoort, The Netherlands, 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board Research in Philosophy and Technology, since 1978, Philosophy of Technology, since 1986. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Senate of Dutch Parliament, since 1983.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, swimming, travel.

Connections

Married Lydia Huizenga, June 16, 1939. Children: Harma Roelfien, Johanna Renske, Maarten Egbert.

father:
HArm Schuurman

mother:
Roelfien (Warringa) Schuurman

spouse:
Lydia Huizenga

children:
Harma Roelfien Schuurman

Johanna Renske Schuurman

Maarten Egbert Schuurman