Kornelius Arent Bril (b 1932) studied biology at the state University of Grongigen and philosophy at the Free University, Amsterdam (VU). He taught biology at a secondary school from 1960 to 1966. He then became the head of the Medical library at the VU.

He is an acknowledge expert on Vollenhoven and is secretary of the Vollenhoven Foundation.

Select publications (in English)
A selected and annotated bibliography of D H Th Vollenhoven Phil Ref 38 (1973): 212-228
A comparison between Dooyeweerd and Vollenhoven on the Historiograpy of philosophy Phil Ref 60 (1995): 121-146
Vollenhoven's Problem-Historical Method: Introduction and Explorations (Dordt College Press, 2005)