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researcher , Geography educator

Matthias Kuhle, German Geography educator, researcher. Grantee German Research Society, 1975-1998, German Volkswagen Foundation, 1993-1994, Max Planck Society, 1981-1989. Member International Geography Union, International Quaternary Association, International Geological Cooperation Project, Lions.

Background

Kuhle, Matthias was born on April 20, 1948 in Berlin. Son of Gustav and Herta Cäcilie (Piehl) Kuhle.

Education

Degree, Free University, Berlin, 1972. Doctor of Science, University Goettingen, Germany, 1975. Habilitation, University Goettingen, Germany, 1980.

Career

Associate professor geography, U. Göttingen, 1983-1989; professor geography and high mountain geomorphology, U. Göttingen, since 1990. Leader science expeditions to High Asia, Himalayas, Tibet, Kara-Korum, Tienshan, Pamir, Kuenlun, Arctic, Alaska, Andes, since 1973.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Mountain Landscapes: Formation in Boulder, Rock and Ice, 1985 (Literary award German Alpine Club 1986), Glaciogeomorphology, 1991. Contributor more than 160 articles to professional journals. Guest editor Geojour.

      : Tibet and High Asia, 1988, 91, 94, 97, 99.

Membership

Member International Geography Union, International Quaternary Association, International Geological Cooperation Project, Lions.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: mountaineering, photography, literature.

Connections

Married Sabine Joergens, October 12, 1979. Children: Wolfgang, Anneliese, Bernhard Arthur.

father:
Gustav Kuhle

mother:
Herta Cäcilie (Piehl) Kuhle

spouse:
Sabine Joergens

child:
Wolfgang Kuhle

child:
Bernhard Arthur Kuhle

child:
Anneliese Kuhle