EADTU - European Association of Distance Teaching Universities

Announcement Fred Mulder (1949 - 2018)

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Fred Mulder (1949 - 2018), an advocate of Open Educational Resources and Open Distance Education. He died peacefully on the 7th of October.

Fred Mulder was emeritus Professor at the Open University of The Netherlands (OUNL) where he held an UNESCO / ICDE Chair in OER (Open Educational Resources) from 2010 until 2014, and where he had worked as of the OUNL initiation in 1983.

As Rector of OUNL (2000-2010) he was an active and valued member of EADTU’s Board and Rectors meeting.