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Rudolf Smend

Rudolf Smend, German theologian. Recipient Alfried Krupp-Preisaward, 1998.

Background

  • Smend, Rudolf was born on October 17, 1932 in Berlin. Son of Rudolf and Gisela (Hübner) Smend.

  • Education

    • Student, University Tübingen, Federal Republic of Germany, 1952. Student, Göttingen University, Federal Republic of Germany, 1954. Student, University Basel, Switzerland, 1955.

      DTheol, University Basel, Switzerland, 1958. DivD (honorary), St. Andrews University, Scotland, 1979.

    Career

    • Privat dozent University Bonn, 1962-1963. Professor theology Kirchliche Hochschule, Berlin, 1963-1965, University Münster, Federal Republic of Germany, 1965-1971, University Göttingen, since 1971.

    Works

    Membership

    Fellow: Society Sciences at Uppsala, Bavarian, Danish, Finnish and Norwegian Academies (honorary correspondent fellow), British Academy (honorary Burkitt medal 2001). Member: German Forschungsgemeinschaft (vice president 1986-1992), Society for Study of Old Testament (honorary), Academy der Wissenschaften Göttingen 1994-1996, (president 1996-1998, vice president 1998—2000, president 2000-2002).

    Connections

    • Married Dagmar Erlbruch, May 24, 1969.
    • father: Rudolf Smend
    • mother: Gisela (Hübner) Smend
    • spouse: Dagmar Erlbruch
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    Born October 17, 1932
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    • 1952
      University Tübingen
    • 1954
      Göttingen University
    • 1955
      University Basel
    • 1958
      University Basel
    • 1979
      St. Andrews University
    • 1962 - 1963
      Privat dozent University Bonn
    • 1963 - 1965
      professor, theology Kirchliche Hochschule
      Berlin, Germany, Germany
    • 1965 - 1971
      professor, theology Kirchliche Hochschule
    • 1971
      professor, theology Kirchliche Hochschule
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