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Psychology educator

Hans Spada, Austrian psychology educator. Recipient teaching award Ministry of Science, Stuttgart, Germany, 1994. Member Academy Europea, New York Academy of Sciences; honorary member Humboldt University Berlin.

Background

Spada, Hans was born on December 25, 1944 in Vienna, Austria. Arrived in Germany, 1972. Son of Josef and Elisabeth (Wieser) Spada.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Vienna, 1969. University Dozent, University Vienna, 1976. Habilitation in Psychology, University Kiel, Germany, 1977.

Career

Assistant lecturer Psychological Institute, Vienna, 1969-1972. Research director Institute for Science Education, Kiel, 1972-1980. Professor psychology department University Freiburg, Germany, since 1980, chairman Doctor of Philosophy program in human and machines intelligence Germany, since 1993.

Chairman research program European Science Foundation, Strasbourg, France, since 1994. Chairman research program in global environmental change German Science Foundation, since 1995. President German Psychological Society, 1994-1996.

Membership

Member Academy Europea, New York Academy of Sciences. Honorary member Humboldt University Berlin.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, history of central europe, theater.

Connections

Married Verena Schweizer, August 15, 1969. Children: Stephan, Saskia.

father:
Josef Spada

mother:
Elisabeth (Wieser) Spada

spouse:
Verena Schweizer

children:
Stephan Spada

Saskia Spada