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Olaf Werner

Olaf Werner, German law educator. Awarded Conferment of Order of Merit of Federal Republic Germany, 1997.

Background

  • Werner, Olaf was born on August 18, 1939 in Cologne, Germany. Son of Carl and Hertha (Flosky) Werner.

  • Education

    • Doctor iuris utr., University Cologne, 1967. Habilitation, University Goettingen, 1981.

    Career

    • Professor law University Muenster, Germany, 1982, University Marburg, Germany, 1982-1991, University Jena, Germany, 1992—2005, director Ernst-Abbe Institute for foundational issues, since 2005. President Conference German Law Faculties, 1995-1999. Judge Thuringian Court Appeal, 1996-2004.

    Membership

    Active committee member Friedrich-Naumann Foundation, since 1987, German National Theatre Weimar and Staatskapelle Foundation, since 2001. Curator Hans-Meinecke Foundation, since 1989, Citibank Foundation, 2000-2004. Member executive board Ernst-Abbe Foundation, 1992-1904, Kultur Foundation Jena, since 2001.

    Educational director Thuringian Academy Administration and Business, Erfurt, since 1992. Member City Parliament, 1999-2004. Member advisory board Federal Association German Foundations, since 2001.

    Member Saxonian Academy of Sciences, Rotary (president Jena chapter 1995-1996).

    Personality

    Interests

    Classical and sacred music, french history.

    Connections

    • Married Hilde Fuengeling, July 29, 1966. Children: Almuth, Nadine.
    • father: Carl Werner
    • mother: Hertha (Flosky) Werner
    • spouse: Hilde Fuengeling
    • children: Almuth Werner
    • Nadine Werner
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    Born August 18, 1939
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    • 1967
      University Cologne
    • 1981
      University Goettingen
    • 1982
      Professor, law University Muenster
      Germany
    • 1982 - 1991
      Professor, law University Muenster
      Germany
    • 1992 - 2005
      Professor, law University Muenster
      Germany

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