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educator , Classicist

Michael von Albrecht, German classicist, educator. Member Mommsen-Gesellschaft, American Philological Association, Academy Properziana, Academy Latinitati Fovendae, Academy Europaea.

Background

Albrecht, Michael von was born on August 22, 1933 in Stuttgart, Württemberg, Federal Republic of Germany. Son of Georg and Elise (Kratz) von Albrecht.

Education

Master of Arts in Music, Staatliche Hochschule f. Musik, Stuttgart, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy in Classics, University Tübingen, Federal Republic of Germany, 1959.

Postgraduate, Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes, Paris, 1960. Habilitation classics, University Tübingen, Federal Republic of Germany, 1963. Doctor (honorary), University Thessaloniki, 1998.

Career

Assistant professor classics University Tübingen, 1959-1963. Associate professor University Heidelberg, Federal Republic of Germany, 1963-1964, professor Federal Republic of Germany, since 1964. Honorary member, vice president Ovidianum, 1972.

Visiting professor University Amsterdam, 1977-1978, University Texas, Austin, 1984, University Florida, Gainesville, 1986. Visiting member Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, 1980-1981.

Works

Membership

Member Mommsen-Gesellschaft, American Philological Association, Academy Properziana, Academy Latinitati Fovendae, Academy Europaea.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, writing latin poems.

Connections

Married Ruth Krautter, July 24, 1959. Children: Christiane, Martin, Dorothea.

father:
Georg Albrecht

mother:
Elise (Kratz) Albrecht

spouse:
Ruth Krautter

children:
Martin Albrecht

Christiane Albrecht

Dorothea Albrecht