Gitte Postel, PhD


I studied Cultural Anthropology for three years, and later graduated in Literary Studies. Before obtaining my PhD (Literary & Cultural Studies) in 2006 I worked as a journalist, writer and editor. Since then I have been teaching and researching at universities in The Netherlands and South Africa, where I specialised in evaluating and teaching academic writing and research skills.  

I am experienced in

  • designing and carrying out research
  • publishing in (international) A-rated journals
  • supervising theses and papers from several disciplines 
  • evaluating research proposals
  • teaching  
  • writing and editing texts and guiding authors
  • coaching