School of International Service
Additional Positions at AUConducts lectures at the Institutes of the Intercultural Management Institute
2009 Lecturer at the Sookmyung Women’s University, Seoul, Korea
- Professor Groen teaches cross-cultural communication at American University since 2006, prior to which he served as a management consultant in global business management, human resource management and cross-cultural effectiveness for nearly thirty years. He has traveled to over 50 countries and is fluent in Dutch, English, and German. Professor Groen is the co-author of Titans of Saturn, which applies the concept of dilemma reconciliation to provide a unique insight into the highly successful international science mission to Saturn. Professor Groen conducts client studies and special weekend courses for graduate students at the Intercultural Management Institute. He is also involved in special virtual cross-cultural communication projects involving AU students and students of colleges in the Middle East.
DegreesJD, University of Leiden; MBA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Favorite Spot on Campus:Classroom Watkins 12
Book Currently Reading:The European Dream by Jeremy Rifkin
Languages Spoken:Dutch, French, German, and English
- SIS - School of International Service
- SIS - 200D
- Mondays 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and Tuesdays 2:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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