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educator , geologist

Gerhard Johannes Friedrich Katzung, German Geologist, educator. Geological diplomate. Member Deutsche Geologische Gesellschaft (vice president), Geologische Vereinigung.

Background

Katzung, Gerhard Johannes Friedrich was born on October 14, 1935 in Schmalkalden, Thuringia, Germany. Son of Max Erich and Klara (Kaufmann) Katzung.

Education

Diploma in geology, University Jena, Germany, 1960. Doctor rerum naturalium, University Jena, Germany, 1965. Doctor habilitation, University Greifswald, Germany, 1980.

Career

Research scientist, Zentrales Geologisches Institute, Berlin, 1965-1967; research team leader, Bidem, 1967-1976; department head regional geology, Bidem, 1976-1986; department head geological mapping, Bidem, 1986-1988; professor regional geology and tectonics, U. Greifswald, Germany, since 1988. Consultant Ministry of Chemistry, Beijing, 1986.

Achievements

  • Geological diplomate.

Works

Membership

Member Deutsche Geologische Gesellschaft (vice president), Geologische Vereinigung.

Connections

Married Karin Gertraud Schlotter, July 22, 1961. 1 child, Ulrike.

father:
Max Erich Katzung

mother:
Klara (Kaufmann) Katzung

spouse:
Karin Gertraud Schlotter

child:
Ulrike Katzung