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theology studies educator

Eduard Robert Schweizer was Swiss theology studies educator. Ordained minister Reformed Church of Switzerland. Rector, president University Zurich, 1964—1966; Member of Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas (president 1965-1966).

Background

Schweizer, Eduard Robert was born on April 18, 1913 in Basel, Switzerland. Son of Eduard Schweizer and Hedwig Böhni.

Education

Bachelor equivalent, Humanistisches Gymnasium, Basel, Switzerland, 1932. Lic.Theology, University Basel, 1936. Dr.Theology, University Zurich, Switzerland, 1938.

Honorary Doctor(honorary), University Mainz, Germany. Honorary Doctor(honorary), University St. Andrews, Scotland. Honorary Doctor(honorary), University Vienna, Austria.

Honorary Doctor(honorary), University Melbourne, Australia. Honorary Doctor(honorary), University Cluj, Romania.

Career

Parson Reformed Church of Switzerland, Nesslau, 1938—1947. Professor University Mainz, 1947—1949, University Bonn, 1949, University Zurich, 1949—1979. Retired, 1979

Guest professor Australia, Japan, United States.

Achievements

  • Ordained minister Reformed Church of Switzerland.

Membership

Rector, president University Zurich, 1964—1966. Member of Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas (president 1965-1966).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Mountain climbing.

Connections

Married Elisabeth Clara Hanhart, July 8, 1940. Children: Elisabeth, Ruth, Eva-Maria, Andreas.

father:
Eduard Schweizer

mother:
Hedwig Böhni

spouse:
Elisabeth Clara Hanhart

child:
Elisabeth Schweizer

child:
Ruth Schweizer

child:
Eva-Maria Schweizer

child:
Andreas Schweizer