Profile Summary

Edith Hildegard Raidt

Edith Hildegard Raidt

South Africa, Professional Services General

Personal Details

Date of Birth: 29-12-1932      Place of Birth: Ellwangen, Germany

Current Position(s)

Lecturer, Publ, Symposium, Stuttgart (2004 - present)

Lecturer: Business Ethics, St. Augustine College of South Africa, (2004 - present)

Chief Executve Officer, St. Augustine College of South Africa, Johannesburg (1999 - present)

Previous Position(s)

Member , Dictionary of South African English (1991 - 2003)

Member , Editorial Com Journal, South African Academy for Science & Arts (1976 - 2001)

In Brief

From 1971 to 1996 Edith Raidt was Professor of History and Afrikaanse Linguistics at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg.

Contact Details

Postal Address
PO Box 436
Bedfordview
Johannesburg
2008
Business Address
33 Florence Ave
Bedfordview
Johannesburg
2008
Email Address
eraidt@staugustine.ac.za
Fax Number
(011) 782-8729
Office Number
(011) 782-4616
Mobile Number
083 442 3614

Professional

Directorship(s)

Executive Director - St. Augustine College of South Africa
(1997 - present)

Current Position(s)

Lecturer - Publ, Symposium, Stuttgart
(2004 - present)
Lecturer: Business Ethics - St. Augustine College of South Africa
(2004 - present)
Chief Executve Officer - St. Augustine College of South Africa, Johannesburg
(1999 - present)
President - St. Augustine College of South Africa, Johannesburg
(1999 - present)
Founding Trustee - Trust, Catholic University of South Africa, Johannesburg
(1997 - present)
Journal Editor - Institute for Christian Business Leadership, Johannesburg
(1993 - present)
Presenter - Schoenstatt Family Movement, Johannesburg & South America
(1982 - present)
Facilitator - Family Group, Schoenstatt Family Movement, Johannesburg
(1971 - present)
Member - Independent Forum for Electoral Education, Johannesburg
Member - Family Group, Schoenstatt Family Movement
Member - Religious Broadcasting Panel South African Broadcasting Corporation
Member - Royal Academy for Dutch Language
Member - Maatschappij der Nederlandse Letterkunde
Member - English Academy of South Africa
Course Presenter - Business Ethics
Public Speaker - Various churches, Various churches

Previous Position(s)

Member - Dictionary of South African English, Grahamstown
(1991 - 2003)
Member - Editorial Com Journal, South African Academy for Science & Arts, Pretoria
(1976 - 2001)
Professor - University of the Witwatersrand
(1971 - 1996)
Visiting Lecturer - University in South America, Chile
(1989 - 1992)
Lecturer - University of Cape Town, South Africa, Cape Town
(1962 - 1971)

Education

Honorary Degree(s)

University of Port Elizabeth
Honorary Doctorate of Literature (2000)
University of Kwa-Zulu Natal
Honorary Doctorate of Education (2000)
University of the Witwatersrand
Honorary Doctorate of Literature (1998)
University of Pretoria
Honorary Doctorate of Literature (1997)

Degree(s)

University of Cape Town
Doctor of Philosophy (1965)
University of Cape Town
Master of Arts (1962)
University of Cape Town
Bachelor of Education (1960)
University of Cape Town
Higher Diploma in Education (1960)
Afrikaans & Nederlands
Bachelor of Arts (1959)

Achievements

Awards

Queen Victoria Scholarship - University of Cape Town
Senior Researcher's Award - Human Sciences Research Council
Langenhoven Prize for Linguistics - South African Academy for Science & Art
Gold Medal of Merit - State of Baden-Wurtternberg

Publications

Book - Nasou
(1991)
Author
Book - Schoenstatt Publishers
(1991)
Author
Book - University of Wits Press
(1994)
Author
Book - St. Augustine Publ
(2001)
Editor

Activities

Societies

Member - Association for Dutch Studies in South Africa
(1976 - present)
Member - Royal Academy for Dutch Language and Literature
(1993 - present)
Member - Medieval Society of South Africa
Member - International Society for Historical Linguistics
(1986 - 1996)
Member - Linguistic Society of Southern Africa
(1969 - 2002)
Member - South African Academy for Arts and Sciences
(1965 - 2007)

Personal

Family

Marital Status: Married     

Father: Franz Raidt      Mother: Melanie