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historian , History educator

Hermann Wellenreuther, German historian, history educator. Fellow Volkswagen Foundation, 1966-1967, 93, Commonwealth Fund, 1968-1970, German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft), 1990-1991, 97-98. Fellow Royal History Society, Historische Kommission des Landes Niedersachsen; member German History Institute (board directors 1985-1990), American History Association.

Background

Wellenreuther, Hermann was born on June 23, 1941 in Freiburg, Breisgau, Germany. Son of Otto and Elsa (Gehrig) Wellenreuther.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Cologne (Germany), 1968. Habilitation, University Cologne (Germany), 1978.

Career

Assistant professor University Cologne, 1970-1983. Professor history, chair University Göttingen (Germany), since 1983, dean, 1992-1993. Board directors Historische Kommission Erforschung des Pietismus, 1992-1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow Royal History Society, Historische Kommission des Landes Niedersachsen. Member German History Institute (board directors 1985-1990), American History Association.

Connections

Married Marie-Luise Frings, April 24, 1980. 1 child, Susanne.

father:
Otto Wellenreuther

mother:
Elsa (Gehrig) Wellenreuther

spouse:
Marie-Luise Frings

child:
Susanne Wellenreuther