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educator , Archeologist

Manfred Osman Korfmann, German archeologist, educator. Recipient Max Planck Research award, 1994. Member German Archeological Institute, Academy of Sciences Georgia, Institute Archeologists American (honorary), Austrian Archeology Institute.

Background

Korfmann, Manfred Osman was born on April 26, 1942 in Cologne, Germany.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Frankfurt, Germany, 1970.

Career

Researcher University Frankfurt, 1971-1972, privat-dozent, 1980-1982. Professor prehistoric, protohistoric archeology, TÎbingen University, 1982—2005. Referent prehistoric, near eastern archeology German Archeological Institute, Istanbul, Turkey, 1972-1977, Berlin, 1977-1982.

Director archeologic excavations, Troy, Turkey, 1988-2005.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Sling and Bow in Southwestern Asia, 1972, Tilkitepe, The First Attempts Towards Prehistoric Research in Eastern Turkey, 1982. Editor Studia Troica. Contributor over 120 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member German Archeological Institute, Academy of Sciences Georgia, Institute Archeologists American (honorary), Austrian Archeology Institute.

Connections

Married; 2 children.