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Social sciences educator

Gustav Siebenmann, Swiss social sciences educator. Decorated Orden Isabel la Católica (Spain); 2 miscellanea offered in honor, Madrid, 1983, Munich, 1983.

Background

Siebenmann, Gustav was born on October 21, 1923 in Aarau, Switzerland. Son of Robert E. and Olga (Schneider).

Education

Doctor degree, University Zurich, 1949. Habilitation degree, University Zurich, 1965.

Career

Full professor Rom. Philological University Erlangen-Nurnberg, Germany, 1966-1976. Full professor Spanish, Portuguese University St. Gallen, Switzerland, 1976-1989, professor emeritus Switzerland, since 1989. Dean faculty Humanities University, Erlangen, 1971—1972.

Head department St. Gallen, 1982—1983.

Membership

Captain Swiss military, 1943-1945. Member Association International de Hispanistas (secretary general 1980-1986, vice president 1986-1992, Real Academia Española (correspondent), Hispanic Society of America (correspondent), Argentine Academy Letters (correspondent, Latin America Studies award University St. Gallen, 1994), Rotary (president 2000-2001).

Connections

Son of; married Margrit Ruth Arnold. Children: Brigitte, Robert, Irene Carmen.

father:
Robert E. Son

mother:
Olga (Schneider) Son

spouse:
Margrit Ruth Arnold

child:
Brigitte Siebenmann

child:
Robert Siebenmann

child:
Irene Carmen Siebenmann