Caroline Dijckmeester

Work History

Work History
Aug 2009 - Present

Journalist/coordinator

VJ movement

Video journalist and editor at vjmovement.com, an on-line international news platform

May 2009 - Present

Freelance Journalist

Caroline Dijckmeester Media

Projects include:

-Dutch Radio Documentary: Broadcasted May2009;  It is the story of a young Russian restaurator of Old Masters who takes a leap of faith when he decides to follow in his father's artistic footsteps as a painter.  

-Radio reports for Radio Netherlands Worldwide 

May 2009 - Jul 2009

Radio producer for Network Europe

Radio Netherlands Worldwide

Producer/Journalist for a daily news show about Europe. 

I was responsible for writings radio scripts, conducting interviews, editing packs, producing and presenting the weekly culture show.

Jan 2004 - Mar 2008

researcher/producer

VPRO's Dutch digital history media platform

I was responsible for helping set up the channel, producing and directing historical videos for both TV and the Web, Setting up, coordinating and participating in cross-medial projects.

Jan 2004 - May 2004

intern: junior producer

NOS - Dutch public service broadcaster

Intern. Junior producer responsible for researching and producing items including an item on gay marriage, The presidential candidate John Kerry and electronic voting machines.  

2004 - 2004

researcher/producer

TV2 Norway and Danish TV

Junior producer responsible for researching and producing items including  the '04 Democratic Convention in Boston.

Skills

Skills

Languages

Fluent in English, Dutch, French and Spanish. Good German and basic Italian skills.

Multimedia

Proficient in Final Cut Pro, Well versed in Audacity, Protools and Dalet  

Education

Education
Sep 1998 - Jan 2004

Masters

Focus on Israeli contemporary history 

Feb 2003 - Aug 2003

Spring Semester Abroad

University of Barcelona

Spring 2003- Semester abroad, Focus on Latin American History, philosophy, Art History and Photography.

1997 - 1998

Liberal Arts

The College of William and Mary
1995 - 1997

High School

European School, Woluwe
1995 - 1990

High School

Lycee Francais Rene Goscinny
1990 - 1987

Primary School

American School
1985 - 1987

Primary School

Lincoln International School

Summary

Internationally focused journalist, producer and researcher for television, radio and on-line media.                        

Interest

Podcasts, poetry, radio, modern art, reading literary non-fiction, cooking, boating around the Amsterdam canals, talking to strangers, traveling, tennis, mountain climbing, biking around Europe, Yoga, " selling my cleverness and buying bewilderment" Rumi