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drs. F.R.H. Smit

Senior curator at University Museum Groningen

Franck Smit MA (1956) graduated in history at the University of Groningen (1981) and followed a professional training programme in book publishing (1988). He worked until 1987 as a researcher and editor at the Public Record Office in Drenthe, the Province of Drenthe and the Fryske Akademy. He started working as an editor at Walburg Pers in Zutphen. Continued his career in 1990 at the University of Groningen as curator of the University Museum. He became in 2002 corporate fundraiser at the Ubbo Emmius Fund of the Alumni and Fundraising Department. In 2012 he was appointed sponsor coordinator for the University of Groningen fourth centenary celebration (2014) at the department of Communication. From 2014-2020 he joined as adviser and project manager the department of Research & Funding (since 2018 part of Northern Knowledge). He worked also as coordinator of the University of Groningen Centre of Entrepreneurship (2013-2018). In 2021 he returned to the University Museum Groningen as senior curator.    

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Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 7a
9712 EA Groningen
The Netherlands

Northern Knowledge

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