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communications and ethics educator

Bernhard Debatin, German communications and ethics educator. Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes, 1984-1988. Member American Philosophical Association, German Society Philosophy, German Society Semiotics, German Society for Study of Journalism and Communications.

Background

Debatin, Bernhard was born on September 20, 1957 in Sorengo, Switzerland. Son of Franz Josef and Elisabeth Ursula (Zahn) Debatin.

Education

Master of Arts with honors, Free University, Berlin, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy summa cum laude, Technology University, Berlin, 1994.

Career

Teaching assistant, Free U., 1986-1988;lecturer, Free U., 1990-1996;researcher, lecturer, Technology U., Berlin, 1989-1993;lecturer, Hochschule der Künste, Berlin, 1988-1994;visiting professor, Hochschule der Künste, Berlin, 1994-1996;professor, U. Leipzig, Germany, since 1996. Research consultant Daimler Benz AG, Berlin and Palo Alto, California, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (in German) The Rationality of Metaphor, 1995. Author, editor articles in field.

Membership

Member American Philosophical Association, German Society Philosophy, German Society Semiotics, German Society for Study of Journalism and Communications.

Connections

Married Patricia Rae Stokes, August 13, 1994.

father:
Franz Josef Debatin

mother:
Elisabeth Ursula (Zahn) Debatin

spouse:
Patricia Rae Stokes