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Klaus Hurrelmann

sociology and health science researcher

Klaus Hurrelmann, German sociology and health science researcher. Member of American Sociological Association, Society for Research of Adolescence, German Public Health Association, German Sociological Association (chairman committee education 1978-1982, committee health 1999—2006).

Background

Hurrelmann, Klaus was born on January 10, 1944 in Gdynia, Germany. Son of Kurt and Elisabeth (Albrecht) Hurrelmann.

Education

Master of Arts, University Munster, Germany, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Munster, Germany, 1971.

Career

Assistant professor sociology University Bielefeld, Germany, 1972-1975, professor Germany, 1980—2008. Associate professor University Essen, Federal Republic Germany, 1975-1979. Senior professor Hertie School Governance, Berlin.

Director research center Prevention in Childhood and Adolescence, Bielefeld, Institute Population Research, 1986—1998. Dean School Public Health University Bielefeld, Germany, 1993—1998, 2003—2006. Visiting professor New York University, 1989, University of California at Los Angeles, 1999.

Director collaborating center Children and Adolescents' Health World Health Organization, 1997—2007.

Works

  • Editor: German Journal Socialization, 1980—2006, International Journal of Adolescence, since 1990, Prevention and Intervention, —, Youth Research, —, Health Research, —, Sociological Theory, —, Cambridge Studies in Child and Adolescene Health, —.

Membership

Member of American Sociological Association, Society for Research of Adolescence, German Public Health Association, German Sociological Association (chairman committee education 1978-1982, committee health 1999—2006).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jogging, art, writing.

Connections

Married Bettina Ahrendts, March 25, 1971 (divorced 2000). Children: Achim, Annette. Married Doris Schaeffer, September 19, 2003.

1 child Merlin.

father:
Kurt Hurrelmann

mother:
Elisabeth (Albrecht) Hurrelmann

spouses:
Bettina Ahrendts

Doris Schaeffer

children:
Achim Hurrelmann

Annette Hurrelmann

Merlin Hurrelmann