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Klaus Karl Urban

Klaus Karl Urban, German psychology educator.

Background

  • Urban, Klaus Karl was born on April 27, 1944 in Bärn, Sudeten, Germany. Son of Karl and Anna (Tandler) University.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Osnabrück, Germany, 1976. Habilitation, University Osnabrück, Germany, 1988.

    Career

    • Teacher Catholic Volksschule, Hamburg, Germany, 1966-1970. Science assistant University Osnabrück, 1970-1979. Professor educational psychology University Hannover, 1979-1994, professor, since 1994.

      Guest professor, research fellow University Melbourne, Australia, 1992. Science director Model Project for gifted children, Hannover, 1984-1987.

    Works

    Membership

    Member World Council for Gifted and Talented Children (executive committee 1979-1987, vice president 1985-1987, 97-2001, chairman research committee 1993-1997, executive committee since 1995, president since 2001), European Council for High Ability (member executive committee 1990-1994), Deutsche Gesellschaft Psychologie, Deutsche Gesellschaft Erziehungswissenschaft, Arbeitskreis Begabungsforschung (chairman 1991-1997).

    Connections

    • Married Sigrid Renate Kipka, November 2, 1966. 1 child, David.
    • father: Karl University
    • mother: Anna (Tandler) University
    • spouse: Sigrid Renate Kipka
    • child: David Urban
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    Born April 27, 1944
    (age 73)
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    • 1976
      University Osnabruck
    • 1988
      University Osnabruck
    • 1966 - 1970
      Teacher, Catholic Volksschule
      Hamburg, Germany, Germany
    • 1970 - 1979
      science assistant, University Osnabr+-ck