Rudolf Josef Schmidt
Rudolf Josef Schmidt, German diplomat. Fellow Harvard University, 1979-1980.
Schmidt, Rudolf Josef was born on June 4, 1938 in Burghausen, Germany. Son of Franz Xaver and Franziska (Strasser) Schmidt.
First legal degree, University Munich, 1963. Legal doctor, University Munich, 1967. Second legal degree, Ministry of Justice, Munich, 1968.
Lecturer University Aix-en-Provence, France, 1964-1965. Attaché Foreign Office, Bonn, Germany, 1969-1970, 2d secretary Germany, 1970-1972. Consul Consulate General, Zagreb, Yugoslavia, 1972-1975.
Counsellor German Embassy, Kinshasa, Zaire, 1975-1977, Washington, 1977-1979, German North Atlantic Treaty Organization Mission, Brussels, 1980-1983. First counsellor German Mission to United Nations, New York City, 1986-1990. Minister DHM German Embassy, Moscow, 1994-1998.
Ambassador Perm Republican to the USCE, Vienna, since 1998.
Contributor articles to professional publications.