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language educator

Barbara Mittler, German language educator. Recipient Heinz-Maier-Leibnitz Preis award, Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung & Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, 2000, Heisenberg-Stipendium award, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, 2002-2004, Moe prize, American Philosophical Society, 2009.

Background

Mittler, Barbara was born on February 15, 1968 in Hagen, Westfalen, Germany. Daughter of Elmar Jakob Nikolaus and Uta Maria Mittler.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Heidelberg University, Germany, 1994.

Career

Associate professor Institute Chinese Studies, Heidelberg, Germany, 1999—2004, professor, chair, director, since 2004.

Membership

Selection committee member Rhodes Fund, Studienstiftung, German Academic Exchange Service, Munich, Bonn, Germany, since 2000. Director United World Colleges Network, Frankfurt, Germany, 1990—1992.

Connections

Married Thomas Adam Schmitz, August 25, 1995. Children: Thomas Adrian, Carl Benjamin.

father:
Elmar Jakob Nikolaus

mother:
Uta Maria Mittler

spouse:
Thomas Adam Schmitz

children:
Thomas Adrian Mittler

Carl Benjamin Mittler