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Hans-Urlich Wehler

Hans-Urlich Wehler, German historian, educator. Member of American History Association (honorary; foreign member), American Academy Arts and Sciences (honorary; 2006).

Background

  • Wehler, Hans-Urlich was born on September 11, 1931 in Freudenberg, Siegerland, Germany.

  • Education

    • Educated, University Bonn. Educated, Ohio University. Doctor of Philosophy, University Cologne, Germany, 1960.

    Career

    • Assistant professor German history, Colgne, Germany, 1968—1970. Assistant professor American history John F. Kennedy Institute Free University, Berlin, 1970—1971. Professional, chairman Department History University Bielefeld, Germany, 1971—1996, professor emeritus Germany, since 1996.

      Visiting professor Harvard University, Massachusetts, 1972, Massachusetts, 89, Princeton University, New Jersey, 1976, Stanford University, California, 1983—1984, California, 2004, University Bern, 1987—1988, Yale University, Connecticut, 1997.

    Works

    • Author: many books. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of American History Association (honorary. Foreign member), American Academy Arts and Sciences (honorary.

    Connections

    • Married Renate Pfitsch, 1958. Children: Markus, Fabian, Dominik.
    • spouse: Renate Pfitsch
    • children: Markus Wehler
    • Fabian Wehler
    • Dominik Wehler
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    Born September 11, 1931
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    • 1960
      University Cologne
    • 1968 - 1970
      Assistant, professor German history
      Germany
    • 1970 - 1971
      assistant, professor American history John F. Kennedy Institute Free University
      Berlin, Germany, Germany