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Bram Groen

Gerbrand Groen

Senior Professorial Lecturer
School of International Service

  • Additional Positions at AU

    Conducts lectures at the Institutes of the Intercultural Management Institute
    2009 Lecturer at the Sookmyung Women’s University, Seoul, Korea
    Member of AU Abroad Faculty Advisory Committee
  • Professor Groen teaches Cross-cultural communication as well as Intercultural Competence 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 75 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.
  • Degrees

    JD, University of Leiden; MBA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • Favorite Spot on Campus:

    Florida Condo Balcony at Cape Canaveral

    Favorite Place in Washington DC:

    The Kennedy Centre

    Book Currently Reading:

    "Moral Tribes", by Joshua Greene, 2013 Fukuyama, Francis, The Origins of Political Order: from pre-human times to the French revolution.

    Languages Spoken:

    Dutch, French, German, and English

  • SIS-School of Intl Service
  • SIS - 200D
  • FALL 2015 Tuesday: 9.30 to 11.00 hrs Tuesday: 14.45 to 16.00 hrs Wednesday: 14.30 to 16.00 hrs Thursday: 12.00 to 15.00 hrs

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