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historian

Hans Mommsen, German historian. Fellow Institute for Advanced Study, Berlin, 1983-1984.

Background

Mommsen, Hans was born on November 5, 1930 in Marburg, Hessen, Federal Republic of Germany. Son of Wilhelm and Marie-Therese (Iken) Mommsen.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Tübingen, Federal Republic Germany, 1960.

Career

Assistant at history seminar University Tübingen, 1958-1960. Member Institute for Zeitgeschichte, Munich, 1960-1961. Assistant at history seminar University Heidelberg, Federal Republic of Germany, 1962-1967.

Professor Modern European history Ruhr University Bochum, Federal Republic of Germany, since 1968, director Institute for History of Labour Movement Federal Republic of Germany, 1977-1983. Visiting professor Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1974, University California, Berkeley, 1978, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1980, Georgetown University, Washington, 1982. Visiting member Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, 1974.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals and chapters to books.

Connections

Married Margaretha Reindl, 1966.

father:
Wilhelm Mommsen

mother:
Marie-Therese (Iken) Mommsen

spouse:
Margaretha Reindl