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educator , historian

Jörg Calliess, German historian, educator. Chairman German Platform for Conflict Prevention and Conflict Resolution. Captain, German Engineers, 1960-1963, Germany. Member Informationsstelle Wissenschaft und Frieden, Bonn (member board since 1987), Forschungsstätte der Evangelische Studiengemeinschaft, Heidelberg (member board since 1995, Verband der Historiker Deutschlands.

Background

Calliess, Jörg was born on June 10, 1941 in Berlin. Son of Curt and Gisela (Weiland) Calliess.

Education

Master of Arts, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Technology University Braunschweig, Germany, 1974.

Career

Lecturer Ludwig Maximilian University, 1968-1969, Technology University Braunschweig, 1970-1977. Member educational staff Internationales Hans Sonnenberg, St. Andreasberg, Germany, 1977-1979. Director studies Evangelische Akademie Loccum, Germany, since 1979.

Lecturer Technology University Braunschweig, 1977-1999, honorary professor, 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Militär in der Krise. Die bayerische Armee in der Revolution 1848/49, 1976, Strukturen und Probleme der Säkularisierungsprozesse in Europa, erscheint in englischer und in arabischer Sprache in El Albeit-Stiftung, 1997. Author numerous handbooks, including Praxis der Umwelt- und Friedenserziehung, vols.

      1 and 2, 1987, volunteer 3, 1988. Contributor numerous chapters to books and articles to professional journals, including IFDT, Die Friedenswarte, others.

Membership

Chairman German Platform for Conflict Prevention and Conflict Resolution. Captain, German Engineers, 1960-1963, Germany. Member Informationsstelle Wissenschaft und Frieden, Bonn (member board since 1987), Forschungsstätte der Evangelische Studiengemeinschaft, Heidelberg (member board since 1995, Verband der Historiker Deutschlands.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Opera, symphony, tennis, soccer.

Connections

Married Gretl Schede, September 22, 1972. Children: Franca, Tilman.

father:
Curt Calliess

mother:
Gisela (Weiland) Calliess

spouse:
Gretl Schede

children:
Franca Calliess

Tilman Calliess