Log In

Klaus Tenfelde Edit Profile

historian

Klaus Tenfelde, German Historian. Member American History Association, Verband Deutscher Historiker.

Background

Tenfelde, Klaus was born on March 29, 1944 in Erkelenz, Germany. Son of Paul and Toni (Deters) Tenfelde.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Muenster, 1975. Dr.phil.habil., University Muenchen, 1981.

Career

Apprentice, Mining, Essen, Germany, 1958-1962; policeman, German Border Police, 1962-1965; researcher, U. Munich (Germany), 1973, 75-81; dozent, U. Munich (Germany), 1981-1986; professor, U. Innsbruck (Austria), 1986-1990; professor, U. Bielefeld (Germany), 1990-1995; professor, U. Bochum (Germany), since 1995. Author: Sozialgeschichte der Bergarbeiterschaft an der Ruhr, 1977, 2dedit., 1981, Proletarische Provinz, 1982, Arbeiter im Deutschen Kaiserreich, 1992. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Elected member Penzberg (Germany) City Council, 1981-1990.

Membership

Member American History Association, Verband Deutscher Historiker.

Connections

Married Ellen Siepenkoetter, March 6, 1973. Children: Lars, January.

father:
Paul Tenfelde

mother:
Toni (Deters) Tenfelde

spouse:
Ellen Siepenkoetter

child:
Lars Tenfelde

child:
January Tenfelde