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administrator , American history educator

Berndt Heinrich Ostendorf, American history educator, administrator. Deutsche Forschungs Gemeinschaft fellow, 1974. Member American Studies Association, German Association American Studies (vice president since 1987), International Association Study Popular Music.

Background

Ostendorf, Berndt Heinrich was born on April 8, 1940 in Langförden, Oldenberg, Federal Republic Germany. Son of Franz Anton and Maria Elisabeth (Arlinghaus) Ostendorf.

Education

Student, University Pennsylvania, 1965. Student, University Glasgow, Scotland, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, U Freiburg, Germany, 1969.

Career

Lecturer Elmira (New York ) College, 1965-1966. Akademischer rat University Freiburg, 1969-1975. Professor University Frankfurt, Germany, 1976-1981, University München, Germany, since 1981.

Visiting professor University Massachusetts, Amherst, 1970-1971, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1974, 76, 86.

Works

Membership

Deutsche Forschungs Gemeinschaft fellow, 1974. Member American Studies Association, German Association American Studies (vice president since 1987), International Association Study Popular Music.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Art, music, writing.

Connections

Married Jutta Busch, October 23, 1983. Children: Kai, Tim.

father:
Franz Anton Ostendorf

mother:
Maria Elisabeth (Arlinghaus) Ostendorf

spouse:
Jutta Busch

children:
Kai Ostendorf

Tim Ostendorf