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educator , historian

Gian Luca Potestà, German historian, educator.

Background

Potestà, Gian Luca was born on November 15, 1952 in Genoa, Italy. Son of Alessandro Maria Potestà and Anna De Giovanni.

Education

Doctor, University Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan, 1974.

Career

Fellow Alexander Von Humboldt Stiftung, Munich, 1990—1992. Visiting professor University Konstanz, Germany, 1998. Professor University Degli Studi, Palermo, Italy, 2001—2004.

Visiting professor University Konstanz, Germany, 2000. Professor University Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, since 2004, director Religious Studies, since 2006. Visiting professor École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris, 2007.

Fellow Historisches Kolleg, Munich, 2008—2009.

Connections

Married; children: Michele, Giulio.

father:
Alessandro Maria Potestà

mother:
Anna De Giovanni

children:
Michele Potestà

Giulio Potestà