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international relations educator

Bassam Tibi, German international relations educator. Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft grantee, 1982, 1986. Member of Arbeitsgemeinschaft Vorderer Orient (member executive council since 1982), Middle East Studies Association North America, Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Soziologie, Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Politikwissenschaft.

Background

Tibi, Bassam was born on April 4, 1944 in Damascus, Syria. Arrived in Germany, 1962. Son of Taisir and Nahida (Khayat) Tibi.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Goethe University, 1971. Doctor Habilitation, University Hamburg, 1981.

Career

Assistant professor Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany, 1971—1972, associate professor, 1972—1973. Professor international relations George August University, Gottingen, Germany, since 1973. Visiting professor University Heidelberg, Germany, 1972, visiting scholar, 1982.

Visiting professor Institute des Relations Internationales du Cameroun, 1986. Visiting fellow Princeton University, 1986—1987.

Membership

Member of Arbeitsgemeinschaft Vorderer Orient (member executive council since 1982), Middle East Studies Association North America, Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Soziologie, Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Politikwissenschaft.

Connections

Married Renate Bruckner, February 22, 1969 (divorced 1976). 1 child Fabian; Married Ursula Helwig, November 19, 1976.

father:
Taisir Tibi

mother:
Nahida (Khayat) Tibi

spouse:
Renate Bruckner

spouse:
Ursula Helwig

child:
Fabian Tibi