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researcher , communications educator

Olaf H. Werder, American communications educator, researcher. Achievements include research in National Institutes of Health-funded project on obesity prevention. Board member Luther House Campus Ministry, Albuquerque, 2006—2007; Member of University Florida Alumni Association, University Illinois Alumni Association, European Advertising Academy, Association Education Journalism and Mass Communications.

Background

Werder, Olaf H. was born on April 24, 1967 in Dortmund, Northrhine-Westphalia, Germany. Son of Helmut O. and Erika M. Werder.

Education

Diploma in Business, University Dortmund, Germany, 1992. Master of Science, University Illinois, Champaign, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy, University Florida, Gainesville, 2002.

Career

Media supervisor The Hively Agency, Houston, 1994—1996. Media planner Fallon -McElligott Advertising, Minneapolis, 1996—1999. Assistant instructor University Florida, 1999—2002.

Assistant professor University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, 2002—2008, associate professor, since 2008, grant-funded health research, since 2005. Grant-funded health research University of New Mexico, since 2005. Corporal Army German, 1986-1987, Hannover.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in National Institutes of Health-funded project on obesity prevention.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journal.

Membership

Board member Luther House Campus Ministry, Albuquerque, 2006—2007. Member of University Florida Alumni Association, University Illinois Alumni Association, European Advertising Academy, Association Education Journalism and Mass Communications.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, travel, reading.

Connections

father:
Helmut O.

mother:
Erika M. Werder