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English language educator

Fritz Rudolf Gysin, English language educator. Member Modern Language Association, Collegium for African American Research (founding member, board directors), Swiss Association North America Studies, Swiss Association University Teachers English, European Association for American Studies, International Association University Professors English.

Background

Gysin, Fritz Rudolf was born on March 5, 1937. Son of Friedrich and Clara (Bernert) Gysin.

Education

Dr.phil.I., University Basel, Switzerland, 1971. Privatdozent, University Basel, 1979. Student, University Kansas, 1965.

Career

Assistant instructor English University Kansas, Lawrence, 1963-1965. Assistant University Basel, 1971-1976. Chef de travaux University Geneva, 1976-1979.

Associate professor University Bern, Switzerland, 1979-1983, professor English and American literature Switzerland, since 1983.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, Collegium for African American Research (founding member, board directors), Swiss Association North America Studies, Swiss Association University Teachers English, European Association for American Studies, International Association University Professors English.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Classical music, jazz.

Connections

Married Anne-Marie Schmid, December 23, 1968. Children: Tobias Michael, Dominik Laurenz.

father:
Friedrich Gysin

mother:
Clara (Bernert) Gysin

spouse:
Anne-Marie Schmid

child:
Tobias Michael Gysin

child:
Dominik Laurenz Gysin