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Karl-Ernst Behre

educator , Geobotanist

Karl-Ernst Behre, German geobotanist, educator. Achievements include over 200 publications. Recipient Order of Merit Federal Republic Germany, 2000. Member Societas Zoologica Botanica Vanamo (correspondent, Finland), Senckenbergische Naturforschende Gesellschaft (correspondent), German Institute Archaeology.

Background

Behre, Karl-Ernst was born on February 13, 1935 in Bremen, Germany.

Education

Doctor rerum naturalium, University Göttingen, Germany, 1961. Habilitation, University Göttingen, Germany, 1969. Professor, University Göttingen, Germany, 1974.

Career

Senior scientist Niedersächs. Inst für History Küstenforschung, Wilhelmshaven, Germany, 1962-1978, science director Germany, 1978-1991, head institute Germany, 1991—2000. Part-time professor Free University Amsterdam, 1994-2002.

President Marschenrat for Promotion of Research in German Coastal Region, 1971-1995, honorary president. Member Roman-Germanic Commission DAI, Frankfurt, 1992-2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include over 200 publications.

Works

  • Author: Ernährung und Umwelt der wikingerzeitlichen Siedlung Haithabu, 1983, others. Editor Vegetation History and Archaeobotany Journal, 1991-2001, several vols. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Societas Zoologica Botanica Vanamo (correspondent, Finland), Senckenbergische Naturforschende Gesellschaft (correspondent), German Institute Archaeology.