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Matthias Konrad Von Oppen

Matthias Konrad Von Oppen, German agricultural sciences educator. Fulbright study grantee University Illinois, 1967-1972. Member American Association Agricultural Economists, Rotary Club.

Background

  • Oppen, Matthias Konrad Von was born on July 23, 1939 in Fahrenholz, Germany. Son of Konrad and Freda-Felicitas (von Winterfeldt) Von Oppen.

  • Education

    • Diploma in agricultural, University Berlin, 1963. Doctor of Agricultural, University Berlin, 1967. Master of Science, University Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, 1969.

      Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, 1972.

    Career

    • Consultant Agrar-und Hydrotechnik, Essen, Germany, 1972-1974. Principal economist International Crops Research Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics, Hyderabad, India, 1974-1985, director resource management India, 1985-1986. Professor agricultural economic University Hohenheim (Germany), since 1987.

      Visiting scientist International Institute Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg, Austria, 1981-1982.

    Works

    • Author: Tank Irrigation, 1986. Editor: Agricultural Markets, 1985. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Member American Association Agricultural Economists, Rotary Club.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara von Arnim, August 19, 1968. Children: Philipp, Michael, Karoline.
    • father: Konrad Oppen
    • mother: Freda-Felicitas (von Winterfeldt) Von Oppen
    • spouse: Barbara von Arnim
    • children: Philipp Oppen
    • Michael Oppen
    • Karoline Oppen
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    Born July 23, 1939
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    • 1963
      University Berlin
    • 1967
      University Berlin
    • 1969
      University Illinois
    • 1972
      University Illinois
    • 1972 - 1974
      Consultant, Agrar-und Hydrotechnik
      Essen, Antwerpen, Belgium
    • 1974 - 1985
      principal economist, International Crops Research Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics
      Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India, Andhra Pradesh, India, India
    • 1987
      professor, agricultural economic University Hohenheim (Germany)

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