About Me

Born 13 February 1975 in Celle, Germany

1987-95: Hermann-Billung Grammar, Celle (Abitur)
1996-98: University of Göttingen, Germany (Vordiplom, first)
1998-99: University of the West of England, Bristol (BA Sociology)
1999-00: University of Warwick (MA, with distinction)
2000: University of Toulouse, France (European Master) 
2000-04: London School of Economics (PhD, ‘dormant’)
2008-10: University of Greenwich (BA Architecture)
2010-date: University of Greenwich (Dip Architecture)

1995-96: social service as nurse, ASB Celle
1997: research assistant HIS research centre, Hanover
1997-98: research assistant, University of Göttingen
1999: intern, WZB research centre, Berlin
2000-01: visiting Lecturer, Univ. of the West of England
2002-04: teaching fellow, London School of Economics
2004-07: lecturer, University of Greenwich
2007-date: senior lecturer and programme director, University of Greenwich

Awards and Studentships: 
University of Greenwich Merit Award (for best student of the year) in 2009;
Scholarships/studentships by the European Union (twice), the Friedrich Ebert Foundation, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the Economic and Social Research Council, the European Political Economy Infrastructure Consortium, the London School of Economics, and e-fellows;
German Young Researchers competition Special Award ('Jugend Forscht' Sonderpreis, Region Lüneburg) in 1992

German, English, French, Spanish, Italian

over 30 book chapters, journal articles, and other papers; 
for details, see here.

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Name: Niels-Erik Wergin-Cheek

Employer: University of Greenwich

Position: Senior Lecturer in HRM

Hometown: Greenwich, London

Previous hometowns: Coventry, Bristol, Toulouse, Göttingen, and Wathlingen (North Germany)


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My Wedding Website

My Architecture Portfolio

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Related Pages

My ‘tentative autobiography’

My previous (LSE) website

Favourite Book: Norwegian Wood

Favourite Movie: La Dolce Vita

Favourite Food: Chinese, Italian

Favourite Quote: The philosophers have only interpreted the world; the point, however, is to change it.


Passions and Pastimes:

• Arts

• Sports

• Reading

• Travelling

• Fine Food

• Photography

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My favourite bands:

• Bloc Party

• Kill Hannah

• Shiny Toy Guns

My favourite authors:

• Haruki Murakami
• Hermann Hesse
• Leon de Winter

My favourite art galleries:

• Tate Modern (London)
• Musée d’Orsay (Paris)
• Brücke-Museum (Berlin)
• MoMA (New York)
• The Getty (Los Angeles)

Brief CV

page last updated 10/12/2010 • photo: view from Mt. Harissa, near Beirut