Dr. Thomas Johannes GOPPEL
Dr. Thomas Johannes GOPPEL, German Deputy Member of the Bundesrat. Badge of honour. Cookery Association, Bavaria; Silver decoration, Bavarian Red Cross, 1980; Rudolf-Egerer-Prize of Bavarian trade, 1983; Bundesverdienstkreuz am Bande, 1989; Bayerischer Verdienstorden, 1990.
GOPPEL, Dr. Thomas Johannes was born on April 30, 1947 in Aschaffenburg, West Germany. Parents: Alfons Goppel and Gertrud Goppel (née Wittenbrink).
Teacher Training for Primary Education, 1970-1974. Teaching examination, 1973. University Salzburg, Philosophy of Education, 1972-1976.
Salzburg, Doctor of Philosophy, 1982. Spoken languages: French.
Chairman, Working Group on Economics, Politics and Science since 1972. Deputy member of Pari., Bavaria, since 1974. County Chairman, Christlich Soziale Union (Christian Social Union) Upper Bavaria, since 1976.
Member of County Committee, Christlich Soziale Union (Christian Social Union) Landsberg, since 1983. Deputy Chairman, CSU-Working Group on Cultural Politics, since 1982. Secretary of State, Ministry of Science and Art, Bavaria, 1986-1990.
Minister of Federal and European Affairs, Bavaria, since 1990. Deputy member of Bundesrat, 1986-1990, member, since 1990. Member of Council of Constituant States, Bundesrat.
Lecturer of Rhetoric since 1971. Lecturer for Negotiation Techniques since 1974. Chairman, Kolping Bildungswerk.
Munich, 1975-1978; Chairman, Bavarian Red Cross, Landsberg since 1981. Chairman, VDA, Bavaria since 1985.
Editor, Föderalismus - Bauprinzip einer freiheitlichen Grundordnung in Europa, 1978. Editor, Technischer Fortschritt und Marktwirtschaft, 1983. Ed.
, Ordnung und Wandel. Perspektiven bayerischer Wissenschaftspolitik, 1990.
Clubs: Vice-Chairman, Association, of Promoters of the Alfons-GoppelFoundation.
Spouse Claudia Goppel (née Schaffranek), 1973.