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educator , Psychologist

Klaus Rainer Scherer, German psychologist, educator. Resident fellow Rockefeller Foundation, 1982, Netherlands Institute Advanced Studies, 1984; recipient Akademie Stipendium, Volkswagenstiftung, 1982-1983. Fellow: Acoustical Society of America, American Psychological Association; member: American Association for the Advancement of Science, International Society for Research on Emotion, German Psychological Association, Academy Europea.

Background

Scherer, Klaus Rainer was born on March 18, 1943 in Leverkusen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Education

Diplom-Volkswirt, University Cologne, Germany, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1970.

Career

Assistant professor University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1970-1972. Associate professor University Kiel, Germany, 1972-1973. Professor University Giessen, Germany, 1973-1985, University Geneva, since 1985.

Director psychological assessement center University Geneva, since 1989. Director Swiss Center Affective Sciences.

Achievements

  • Avocations: music, theatre, literature, hiking.

  • Avocations: music, theatre, literature, hiking.

  • Avocations: music, theatre, literature, hiking.

Membership

Fellow: Acoustical Society of America, American Psychological Association. Member: American Association for the Advancement of Science, International Society for Research on Emotion, German Psychological Association, Academy Europea.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, theatre, literature, hiking.

Connections

Married Ursula Zündorf, January 3, 1967.

spouse:
Ursula Zündorf