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educator , paleontologist

Klaus-Peter Vogel, German paleontologist, educator. Recipient Vogel-Festschrift award, Courier Forschungs Institute Senckenberg, Frankfurt, 1997. Member of Palaeontologische Gesellschaft (president 1980-1982), Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft (vice president since 1997), Rotary International.

Background

Vogel, Klaus-Peter was born on July 2, 1931 in Berlin. Son of Klaus and Bianca Vogel.

Education

Degree in geology, University Tubingen, Germany, 1957. Doctor rerum naturalium, University Tubingen, Germany, 1957. Habilitation, University Tubingen, Germany, 1962.

Career

Docent University Tubingen, 1962. Professor J.W. Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany, since 1969, docent Germany, 1963—1965, dean geoscience Germany, 1971—1972, Germany, 1982—1983. Docent Kabul University (partnership with Bonn University), Afghanistan, 1965—1968.

Consultant German Research Foundation, Bonn, Germany, 1976—1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Life Habit and Environment of Fossil Animals, 1984. Author, editor: Constructional Morphology and Evolution, 1991. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Palaeontologische Gesellschaft (president 1980-1982), Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft (vice president since 1997), Rotary International.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Chamber music, cello.

Connections

Married Hildegard Rendtorff, March 16, 1957 (deceased 1998). Children: Susanne, Viola, Eckart.

father:
Klaus Vogel

mother:
Bianca Vogel

spouse:
Hildegard Rendtorff

children:
Susanne Vogel

Eckart Vogel

Viola Vogel