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German language educator

Jost Hermand, German language educator. Fellow American Council Learned Societies, 1963, Internationales Kulturwissenschaftliches Institut, Vienna, 1994, 97.

Background

Hermand, Jost was born on April 11, 1930 in Kassel, Germany. Came to the United States, 1958. Son of Heinz and Annelies Hermand.

Education

Dr phil, University Marburg, Germany, 1955. Staatsexamen, University Marburg, Germany, 1956.

Career

Assistant professor German University Wisconsin, Madison, 1958-1961, associate professor, 1962-1963, professor, 1964-1967, research professor, 1968—2004. Member Saxon Academy of Sciences, Leipzig, Germany, 1985. Honorary professor Humboldt University, Berlin, 2003.

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Connections

Married Elisabeth Jagenburg, March 16, 1956.

father:
Heinz Hermand

mother:
Annelies Hermand

spouse:
Elisabeth Jagenburg