Hertz, training for researchers works together with the following independent trainers and training actors.
Brigitte Hertz is a social psychologist. She began her career as a research associate at the Interfaculty Environmental Science Department of the University of Amsterdam. She combined her research work with setting up and coordinating educational programs and giving training courses to groups of students from different disciplines. Over ten years ago she turned this line of work into her own business. She also coordinated a number of administrative and educational projects at VU University. Nowadays she works fulltime in her own business, working together with a number of trainers and training actors. The training courses are developed especially for researchers and combine a great diversity of stimulating working methods and an informal style with a structured and effective approach. Brigitte is author of the book ‘Presentation of Research’ and co-author of the book ‘Finished in Four. Project management for PhDs’. She did her PhD on Scientific presentations with PowerPoint.
Brigitte Hertz has more than 20 years of experience in creating training courses, educational programs, organizing conferences and symposia. She will gladly help you think of ways to realize an effective and original conference, or chair your department’s ‘day in the woods.’ Whether to help make problems open to discussion or to spark a creative thinking process, or both, Brigitte is pleased to be of your assistance. Key words in her working method are: clear targets and results, creative viewpoints, good atmosphere and the use of original materials.
Jeanine de Bruin is a biologist and entrepreneur on the cutting edge of science and new media. She is specialized in interactive communication. She is also the co-author of ‘Projectmanagement for PhD’s.’ www.hakunamatata.nl
Caroline Rehbach has a master’s degree in Occupational and Organizational Psychology and is specialised in and has more than 15 years of experience in training and coaching people. She has expertise in the field of talent- and career development, stress and personal presentation. Caroline is a certified coach at the International Coach Federation (ICF). www.psycholoogencoach.nl
Maarten Bordewijk has a degree in East European Studies and after following various training programs he now is an experienced professional in personal and organizational development. www.bordewijk-training.nl
Marline Tjeenk Willink has a degree in tropical botany with a specialization in business administration. She worked as a logistics coordinator and commercial advisor to training programs at various organizations. Later she followed various professional trainer education programs and now works as an independent trainer and coach. www.tjeenkwillink.org
Dr. ir. Steven Flipse is trainer and currently works at the Delft University of Technology as an Assistant Professor in Science Communication. He teaches and does research on the role of communication in innovation development.
Dr. Peter Verkerk is an independant advisor, trainer and coach for more than 15 years. He is a Social – and also a Work & Organizational Psychologist who is specialized in leadership development, cohesion, functions and behaviour in organizations.
Alet Wildmann is a speech therapist and also works as a voice teacher at various theater schools and in her own practice. She is professionally trained in elocution, singing techniques and presentation. www.vocaltoolbox.nl
Lotte Tavecchio obtained a PhD in English Language and Literature and provides a wide range of English-language training courses. She combines her work as a trainer with teaching at the Amsterdam University College (AUC) and the VU University. www.b-eloquent.nl
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- Alexandra Janssen