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Richard F. Wetzell

Richard F. Wetzell, German, American historian, researcher. Member of Social Science History Association, History of Science Society, German Studies Association, American Society Legal History, American History Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Wetzell, Richard F. was born on August 5, 1961 in Hannover, Germany. Son of Otto Wolfgang and Helen Wetzell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Swarthmore College, 1984. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, 1991.

    Career

    • Assistant professor history University Maryland, College Park, 1991—1993. Post-doctoral fellow Center European Studies Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1993—1995. Assistant professor history University Maryland, College Park, 1995—2000.

      Research fellow German History Institute, Washington, since 2000.

    Works

    • Author: Inventing the Criminal: A History of German Criminology, 1880-1945, 2000.

    Membership

    Member of Social Science History Association, History of Science Society, German Studies Association, American Society Legal History, American History Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • father: Otto Wolfgang
    • mother: Helen Wetzell
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    Born August 5, 1961
    (age 56)
    Nationality
    • 1984
      Swarthmore College
    • 1985
      Columbia University
    • 1991
      Stanford University
    • 1991 - 1993
      Assistant, professor history University Maryland
      College Park, Maryland, United States
    • 1993 - 1995
      post-doctoral fellow, Center European Studies Harvard University
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1995
      assistant, professor history University Maryland
      College Park, Maryland, United States