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Please find below an overview of the permanent staff and on-call teachers of the University of Groningen Language Centre Dutch Section.

Berna de Boer
Berna de Boer

Berna de Boer

  • Head of the Dutch Section
  • Lecturer in Dutch for non-native speakers
  • Author teaching materials

"Language and cultural knowledge are closely intertwined. Numerous encounters with foreigners have taught me to look at the Netherlands through their eyes, which has often led me to make changes in my approach.'

Marieke van Barneveld
Marieke van Barneveld

Marieke van Barneveld

  • Secretary for the Dutch section
  • sectienl@rug.nl
Anna Nysingh
Anna Nysingh


Anna Nysingh

  • Civic integration coordinator
  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Anneke Boersma
Anneke Boersma

Anneke Boersma

  • Lecturer in Dutch for non-native speakers

'To me, it is important for people to learn Dutch in a safe, relaxed environment, so that they can live an independent life in Dutch-speaking surroundings.'

Basilia Smit
Basilia Smit

Basilia Smit

  • Lecturer in Dutch for non-native speakers
  • Speech therapist
Birgit Lijmbach
Birgit Lijmbach

Birgit Lijmbach

  • Lecturer in Dutch for non-native speakers
  • Educator teachers of Dutch for non-native speakers
  • Author teaching materials

' One of the reasons I see language as an interesting study object is its ability to move through its own universe with its own logic and patterns, while all we can do is watch and describe what we see.'

Britta van Bergeijk
Britta van Bergeijk

Britta van Bergeijk

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Corrie Oosterwijk
Corrie Oosterwijk

Corrie Oosterwijk

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Dorothé Pietersma
Dorothé Pietersma

Dorothé Pietersma

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
  • Trainer ONA (Orientation to the Dutch Labour Market)
Geramé Wouters
Geramé Wouters

Geramé Wouters

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Hans Koetschruiter
Hans Koetschruiter

Hans Koetschruiter

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Henny Colenbrander
Henny Colenbrander

Henny Colenbrander

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Ine Sandor-Valks
Ine Sandor-Valks

Ine Sandor-Valks

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
  • Speech therapist
Inge de Jong
Inge de Jong

Inge de Jong

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Janneke Birza
Janneke Birza

Janneke Birza

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Jeannet Stada
Jeannet Stada

Jeannet Stada

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Jeannette Brouwer
Jeannette Brouwer

Jeannette Brouwer

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
  • Trainer ONA (Orientation to the Dutch Labour Market)
Judith den Boer
Judith den Boer

Judith den Boer

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Jeroen van Engen
Jeroen van Engen

Jeroen van Engen

  • Lecturer in Dutch for non-native speakers
  • Coordinator Online Dutch

'By learning a language you discover a new culture; in a way, you reinvent yourself. In an intercultural environment, this is a fascinating "growth process".'

Karin Brummelman-Kruize
Karin Brummelman-Kruize

Karin Brummelman-Kruize

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
  • Speech therapist
Lisette Klingers
Lisette Klingers

Lisette Klingers

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Louise Roelofsen-Jilsink
Louise Roelofsen-Jilsink

Louise Roelofsen-Jilsink

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Lysbet Lok
Lysbet Lok

Lysbet Lok

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Margaret van der Kamp
Margaret van der Kamp

Margaret van der Kamp

  • Lecturer in Dutch for native and non-native speakers
  • Educator teachers of Dutch for non-native speakers
  • Author teaching materials

'I really cannot think of anything more fun and more inspiring than teaching groups and individual students. The interaction with clients from all over the world is also really enriching.'

Margret Ubbens-Klomp
Margret Ubbens-Klomp

Margret Ubbens-Klomp

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Margriet de Groot
Margriet de Groot

Margriet de Groot

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Margriet Hidding
Margriet Hidding

Margriet Hidding

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
  • Project leader MOOC
Marjolein de Graaf
Marjolein de Graaf

Marjolein de Graaf

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Marrit Faber
Marrit Faber

Marrit Faber

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
  • Lecturer in English
Mayreen Chand
Mayreen Chand

Mayreen Chand

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
  • Speech therapist
Nathalie Hoek
Nathalie Hoek

Nathalie Hoek

  • Teacher of Dutch for native speakers
Peter Kraakman
Peter Kraakman

Peter Kraakman

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Petra Kramer
Petra Kramer

Petra Kramer

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Petra Wessels
Petra Wessels

Petra Wessels

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Raphael Vossen
Raphael Vossen

Raphael Vossen

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Rianne Sloot-Plantinga
Rianne Sloot-Plantinga

Rianne Sloot-Plantinga

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Riina Leppänen
Riina Leppänen

Riina Leppänen

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Ronald Ohlsen
Ronald Ohlsen

Ronald Ohlsen

  • Lecturer in Dutch for native and non-native speakers
  • Author teaching materials

'I can teach you how to write a management summary and, with equal ease and pleasure, explain how to write a sonnet.'

Rosalien Koster
Rosalien Koster

Rosalien Koster

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Saskia Toussaint
Saskia Toussaint

Saskia Toussaint

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Sylvia Huisman
Sylvia Huisman

Silvia Huisman

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Simone Pentermann
Simone Pentermann

Simone Pentermann

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Tanja Meurs
Tanja Meurs

Tanja Meurs

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
Yolande Pot
Yolande Pot

Yolande Pot

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
  • Lecturer in English
Zwany Kamerman
Zwany Kamerman

Zwany Kamerman

  • Teacher of Dutch for non-native speakers
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