• Carel Jansen is co-author of two Dutch textbooks on professional communication: Leren communiceren and Professioneel communiceren. For two videos accompanying Leren communiceren, click here and here. For the complete list of publications, click here
  • Carel Jansen was one of the organisers of VIOT 2018, a conference on language and communication held in Groningen in January 2018.
  • Carel Jansen is a member of the editorial board of Information Design Journal and the Journal of Technical Writing and Communication. He is vice-chair of the society Onze Taal and he chairs the Vrienden van Onze Taal.
  • Since 2006, Carel Jansen was a co-organiser of the Dutch National Writing Contest. He also served as the chair of the panel of judges. Since 2017, he has been involved in a Dutch plain language campaign entitled Direct Duidelijk.
  • Carel Jansen participated in the European health literacy research project IROHLA  (December 2012 until December 2015), resulting, among other things, in the Health Literacy Centre Europe portal, in the further development of which he is now involved.
  • Carel Jansen was one of the initiators of a national research program on text comprehensibility. For more information (in Dutch) from the website of NWO (the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific research), click here
  • Together with colleagues from South-Africa and the Netherlands, he was involved in EPIDASA and HACALARA, two research projects on HIV/AIDS Communication. 
  • Carel Jansen also actively promotes and supports the so-called Boektrommel Projek (the Book Box Project) in South Africa. For more information, click here.

To send an email message: click here