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Wilhelm Johann Georg Moehlig

Wilhelm Johann Georg Moehlig, German anthropologist, educator.

Background

  • Moehlig, Wilhelm Johann Georg was born on September 2, 1934 in Essen, Germany. Son of Wilhelm Heinrich and Hermine (Straube) Moehlig.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Cologne, Germany, 1967. Habilitation, University Cologne, 1972.

    Career

    • Assistant professor University Cologne, 1973, professor, since 1975, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1973-1975. Consultant German Research Council, since 1979. Co-director Institute African Studies, University Cologne, since 1989, Center Lusophone World, since 1992.

      Spokesman, director interdisciplinary research unit Cultural Ecological Change in Arid Africa, since 1995.

    Works

    • Author, editor, translator books and monographs. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Personality

    Interests

    Music, gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Adelheid Juliane Winter, October 7, 1944. Children: Matthias, Nora, Ruth.
    • father: Wilhelm Heinrich Moehlig
    • mother: Hermine (Straube) Moehlig
    • spouse: Adelheid Juliane Winter
    • children: Matthias Moehlig
    • Nora Moehlig
    • Ruth Moehlig
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    Born September 2, 1934
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    Ethnicity:
    • 1967
      University Cologne
    • 1972
      University Cologne
    • 1973 - 1975
      Assistant, professor University Cologne
      Kenya