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dr. F. Harbers

Senior Lecturer
dr. F. Harbers


2006-2007 Wintersemester at Freie Universität Berlin (Free University Berlin)

2005-2008 University of Groningen, researchmaster Literary and Cultural Studies. Thesis: The Construction of a national identity in the work of E. J. Potgieter, N. Beets en I. Da Costa

2002-2005 Univeristy of Groningen, bachelor Dutch Language and Literature (specialisation Contemporary Literature). Bachelorthesis: Tonnus Oosterhoff, a postmodern poet?

Working experience:

2018-now Coordinator of the BA Media Studies

2016-2018 Postdoc (0,5 fte) in VIDI project 'Entrepreneurship at Work: Analysing Practice, Labour, and Creativity in Journalism'

2016 (July-December) Researcher-in-Residence at the Royal Library in The Hague

2014-now Assistant Professor at Journalism MA program and Mediastudies BA program at the University of Groningen

2013-2014 Researcher with the Centre for Media and Journalism Studies at the University of Groningen 

2012-2014 Teacher at Journalism MA and Minor Program at the University of Groningen

2008-2014 Phd candidate  in the project "Reporting at the boundaries of the public sphere" with the Centre for Media and Journalism Studies at the University of Groningen (Thesis defended on 30 October 2014)

2007-2008 Teacher in Dutch literature at the International School Groningen (part of Maartenscollege, part of Carmel College)

2006-2007 Teaching assistent Dutch linguistic competency at the Freie Universität Berlin

Extracurricular activities:

2017-now Member of Young ARts Network (YARN) (Board member since September 2018)

2013-now Editor of Tijdschrift voor Mediageschiedenis [Dutch Journal for Media History]

2009-2010 General committee member PhD Candidate Network of the Netherlands

2006-2010 Member of editorial staff youth poetry festival Doe Maar Dicht Maar

2005          Member of writer in residence committee at University of Groningen


Last modified:01 October 2021 10.20 a.m.

Contact information

Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 26
9712 EK Groningen
The Netherlands

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