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Dr. Uwe JENS

Member of the Bundestag

Dr. Uwe JENS, German Member of the Bundestag.

Background

JENS, Dr. Uwe was born on October 2, 1935 in Hamburg, West Germany. Parents: the late Hans-Peter Jens and Dorothea Jens (née Borgeest).

Education

Elementary school, Hamburg. Business training; high school leaving examination, evening classes. University Hamburg and Tubingen, Economics.

Spoken languages: English.

Career

Assistant, Economic policies SPD-Bundestag Group, 1967-1972. Member of Bundestag, since 1972. Deputy chairman, Land committee Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (Social Democratic Party of Germany) North Rhine-Westphalia.

Business employee until 1957. Various positions including dockworker and sales delivery, since 1957. Chairman. Personnel council, 1970.

Economist; lecturer, University Bochüm.

Works

  • Beziehungen Zwischen der Lohnstruktur und dem Lohnniveau, 1970 (dissertation). Altemativen zur Macht, 1980. Die Weltwirtschaftliche Herausforderung, 1986.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Classical music, sport (Hamburg Youth Champion four Kayak, 1952).

Connections

Spouse Doctor Ingeborg, 1963. Children: Helge. Arne, Maren.