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Indology educator

Claus Vogel, German Indology educator. State examination in classics. Fellow Royal Asiatic Society; member German Oriental Society, Rheno-Westphalian Academy Letters and Sciences.

Background

Vogel, Claus was born on July 6, 1933 in Saarbrücken, Germany. Son of Ernst-August and Annelise (Lührs) Vogel.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Marburg, Germany, 1956. Habilitation, University Marburg, 1964.

Career

Lecturer in Indian and Tibetan philology University Marburg, 1964-1969, professor, 1969-1976. Professor Indology University Bonn, Federal Republic Germany, 1976-1998, emeritus professor, 1998. Honorary professor Tibetology, University Göttingen, Federal Republic Germany, since 1989.

Achievements

  • State examination in classics.

Membership

Fellow Royal Asiatic Society. Member German Oriental Society, Rheno-Westphalian Academy Letters and Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Model railway.

Connections

father:
Ernst-August Vogel

mother:
Annelise (Lührs) Vogel