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Heinrich Peter Kelz, German education educator, educator.


Kelz, Heinrich Peter was born on November 7, 1940 in Beuel, Germany. Son of Heinrich K. and Gertrud A. (Radermacher) Kelz.


Master of Arts, University Bonn, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy in Communications Research and Phonetics, University Bonn, 1969. Habilitation, University Bonn, 1973.


Lab instructor Kalamazoo (Michigan) College, 1963. Teacher Stephen S. Palmer High School, Palmerton, Pennsylvania, 1964-1967. Instructor Muhlenberg College, Allentown, 1967-1969.

Research assistant Institute Communications Research, Bonn, 1969-1974. Associate professor University Bonn, 1974-1976, professor phonetics, director language center, since 1979. Professor University The Philippines, Quezon City, 1976-1979.

President board trustees Institute Southeast Asian Studies, Königswinter, Germany. President advisory board Institute Job Related Language Training, Bonn. President central examination board, Institute Oriental Languages, Bonn.

Advisory board German as foreign language Open University, Hagen, Germany. Executive council Institute International Comm./Heinrich Heine University, Düsselsorf, Germany. Visiting professor and lecturer various university.

Consultant in field.



Fellow International Society Phonetic Sciences. Member International Association Applied Linguistics, International Federation Teachers Modern Language, International Phonetic Association, German Association Applied Linguistics, German Modern Language Association, Phonetic Society Japan, Linguistic Society The Philippines, American Association Teachers German, Association for Teaching European Language to Children, European Association Language Centers (founding member), Association for the Advancement Audio-visual Teaching (founding member), Institute International Communications (founding member).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: scuba diving, horseback riding.


Married Irene Böhler, December 1, 1989. 1 child, Mahalia.

Heinrich K. Kelz

Gertrud A. (Radermacher) Kelz

Irene Böhler

Mahalia Kelz