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art historian , theology educator

Otto Hermann Konrad Boecher, German theology educator, art historian. Decorated knight's cross Order of St. John; recipient Ob merita medici Germaniae medal Chamber German Physicians, l976, Bonifatius medal German Bishops Conference, l978.

Background

Boecher, Otto Hermann Konrad was born on March 12, 1935 in Worms, Germany. Son of Otto Karl W. and Anna Katharina E. (Lumm) Boecher.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Art History, University Mainz, 1958. Dr.theol. in New Testament, University Mainz, 1963. Doctor Theological Habilitation in New Testament, University Mainz, 1968.

Career

Curate Evangelical Church, Wiesbaden, Federal Republic Germany, 1960-1961, parson Selzen, Federal Republic Germany, 1962-1964. Professor Teachers College and University Saarbrücken, 1975-1978. Assistant professor theology University Mainz (Federal Republic Germany), 1963-1968, university lecturer, 1968-1971, professor, 1971—1975, 1978—2003, dean Theological Faculty, 1981-1983.

Senator Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, l979-8l. Member Deutscher Hochschulverband, Bonn-Mainz, l968—. Consultant, l983—.

Works

Membership

Member Landesdenkmalrat Rheinland-Pfalz, 1968-1976, Synode Evangelische Kirche in Hessen und Nassau, 1974-1976. Fellow Studiorum Novi Testamenti Society, Humboldt-Gesellschaft (correspondent). Member Kommission für die Geschichte der Juden in Hessen, Hessische Historische Kommission, Pfälzische Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften (correspondent), Herold (correspondent), Order of St. John, Wingolf Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Genealogy, heraldry.

Connections

Married Ortrud Eleonore Bauscher, December 10, 1962. Children: Hans Georg, Wulf Otto, Urs Peter, Dorothea.

father:
Otto Karl W. Boecher

mother:
Anna Katharina E. (Lumm) Boecher

spouse:
Ortrud Eleonore Bauscher

child:
Hans Georg Boecher

child:
Wulf Otto Boecher

child:
Urs Peter Boecher

child:
Dorothea Boecher