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adult education educator

Gerrit-Jan Berendse, Dutch adult education educator. Grantee Research grant, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, 1999.

Background

Berendse, Gerrit-Jan was born on April 30, 1959 in Soesterberg, Netherlands. Son of Martinus Berendse and Jacoba Holtman.

Education

Dr, University of Utrecht, of Goettingen and of Frankfurt, Main, Netherlands, Germany, 1979—1990.

Career

Translator of literature works Public House Nota Bene Utrecht, 1984—1989. Research assistant University of Brabant, Tilburg, 1985—1986. Assistant professor University of Utrecht, 1989—1991.

Daad research fellow Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany, 1991—1992. Postdoc fellow Research Institute for History and Culture, University of Utrecht, 1992—1994. Lecturer, senior lecturer, german department University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand, 1994—2002.

Professor School of European Studies, Cardiff University, England, since 2002. President of goethe society Goethe Society Christchurch, 1994—1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (poetry) Twee gedichten. (translation of poetry german-dutch) Spiegel van de Duitse poezie.

Connections

Married Sabine Bunge-Hoernigk, September 29, 1964. Children: Tim, Felix.

father:
Martinus Berendse

mother:
Jacoba Holtman

spouse:
Sabine Bunge-Hoernigk

child:
Tim Berendse

child:
Felix Berendse