Gertjan van Noord was born on 8 May 1961 in Culemborg.
In 1979 he obtained the VWO certificate at the Bonifatius College in
Utrecht. In 1980 he started to study at the Pedagogische Academie
in 's Hertogenbosch. In 1983 he received the `onderwijzer' degree.
In 1983 he went to Utrecht to study Dutch Linguistics and Literature,
and received the propedeuse in 1984 cum laude. In 1987 he graduated
cum laude from the University of Utrecht in General Linguistics.
From 1 September 1987 until December 1990 he worked at the University
of Utrecht as a researcher for the Eurotra project, located at the
General Linguistics department. In 1991 he worked at the University
of the Saar in Saarbrücken for the BiLD project at the Computational
Since 1 January 1992 he works as a lecturer at the Alfa-informatica
department of the University of Groningen.
He is married with Petri Wijgergangs and has a son, Rik.
Gertjan van Noord
vakgroep Alfa-informatica RUG
PO Box 716
NL 9700 AS Groningen
Noord G.J.M. van