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archaeology educator

Hans Jörg Nissen, German Archaeology educator. Member German Archaeol. Institute, Am Oriental Society, German Oriental Society.

Background

Nissen, Hans Jörg was born on June 22, 1935 in Heidelberg, Germany. Son of Stig Høffding and Huberta (Radloff) Nissen.

Education

Dr.phil., University Heidelberg, 1963.

Career

Research assistant, German Archaeol. Institute, Baghdad, Iraq, 1963-1967; assistant professor Oriental Institute,, University of Chicago, 1968-1971; professor archaeology, Free U. Berlin, since 1971; vice president, Free U. Berlin, 1977-1981. Excavating and archaeological fieldwork, Iraq, Iran, Pakistan, Jordan, l964-.

Membership

Member German Archaeol. Institute, Am Oriental Society, German Oriental Society.

Connections

Married Margarete Speer, April 14, 1962. Children: Annegret, Berta, Karen, Nils Frederik.

father:
Stig Høffding Nissen

mother:
Huberta (Radloff) Nissen

spouse:
Margarete Speer

child:
Annegret Nissen

child:
Nils Frederik Nissen

child:
Karen Nissen

child:
Berta Nissen