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Ernst Poeppel

medical psychologist

Ernst Poeppel, German medical psychologist. Recipient Levinson award American Poetry Association, 1983, Purkinje medal Czechoslovak Medical Society, 1988. With reserves German Navy, 1961-1962. Member German Society for Medical Psychology. (president since 1991), Leopoldina, European Academy Arts and Sciences.

Background

Poeppel, Ernst was born on April 29, 1940 in Schwessin, Pomerania, Germany. Son of Ernst and Elfriede (Bartelt) Poeppel.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Innsbruck University, Austria, 1968. Privatdozent, Medical School Munich, 1974. University-dozent, Philosophical Faculty, Innsbruck, 1976.

Career

Researcher Max-Planck-Society, Andechs, Federal Republic Germany, 1965-1970. Research associate department psychology Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1971-1973. Staff scientist Neurosci.

Research Program, Boston, 1972-1973. Scientist Max-Planck-Society, Munich, 1974-1976. Professor medical psychology Medical Faculty, since 1976.

Chairman Institute Medical Psychology, since 1977. Board directors Research Center Juelich, 1992-1997. Chairman Human Studies Center, University Munich, since 1997.

Works

  • Author: Lust & Schmerz, 1982/93, Grenzen d. Bewusstseins, 1985, English edition, Mediz. Psychological, 1990.

Membership

With reserves German Navy, 1961-1962. Member German Society for Medical Psychology. (president since 1991), Leopoldina, European Academy Arts and Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Squash, golf, poetry.

Connections

Children: David, Julie, Lili.

father:
Ernst Poeppel

mother:
Elfriede (Bartelt) Poeppel

children:
David Poeppel

Julie Poeppel

Lili Poeppel