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Museum director , Zoology educator

Clas Michael Naumann zu Königsbrück, museum director, zoology educator. Fellow Rotary; member Russian Entomological Society (honorary), Societas Europaea Lepidopterologica (honorary), 2000.

Background

Königsbrück, Clas Michael Naumann zu was born on June 26, 1939 in Dresden, Sachsen, Germany. Son of Eberhard Bruno and Freda Irene (Hannemann) Naumann zu Königsbrück.

Education

Doctor rerum naturalium, University Bonn, Germany, 1970. Doctor rerum naturalium habilitatus, University Munich, 1977.

Career

Teacher University Kabul, Afghanistan, 1970-1972. Science assistant University Bonn, 1973-1974, University Munich, 1975-1977. Professor University Bielefeld, Germany, 1977-1989, University Bonn, Germany, 1989—2004.

Director Zoologisches Forschungsinstitut und Museum Alexander Koenig, Bonn, 1989—2004. Member presidium Arbeitsgem., Afghanistan, 1985, Germany, 85. Consultant referee Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, Germany, 1992—1999.

Member science advisory board World Wildlife Fund Germany, 1992—1995. Member German National Committee for Unesco Program-Man and Biosphere, 1992—1995. Vice chairman United Nations Educational program, Diversitas Deutschland, from 1997.

Coordinator Biodiversity Transect Analysis Africa/East, 2000—2004. Chairman Kabul committee University Bonn, 2000—2004. President German-Afghan University Society, 2002—2004.

Chairman Global Biodiversity Information Facility, Germany-Verte-brata, 2002—2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Die Kirghisen des Afghanischen Pamir, 1977. Co-author: The Western Palaenartic Zygaeidae, 1999. Editor (editor-in-chief): Zoologischer Anzeiger, since 1994, Entomologische Zeitschrift, since 1999.

      Editor: (managing editor) Handbook of Palaearctic Macrolepidoptera, since 1988.

Membership

Fellow Rotary; member Russian Entomological Society (honorary), Societas Europaea Lepidopterologica (honorary), 2000.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, books, entomology, photography, music.

Connections

Married Storai Nawabí, December 17, 1974. Children: Alexander Eberhard, Roxana Jamila.

father:
Eberhard Bruno Naumann

mother:
Freda Irene (Hannemann) Naumann

spouse:
Storai Nawabí

children:
Alexander Eberhard Königsbrück

Roxana Jamila Königsbrück