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Paul Gerhardt Kauper

educator

Paul Gerhardt Kauper, American educator. Recipient Distinguished Faculty Achievement award University of Michigan, 1959. Member American, Michigan bar associations, Order of Coif (president 1965-1967, Executive Committee 1968-1970), Tau Kappa Alpha.

Background

Kauper, Paul Gerhardt was born on November 9, 1907 in Richmond, Indiana, United States. Son of Frederick J. and Mary (Tubesing) Kauper.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Earlham College, 1929, Doctor of Laws, 1958. Juris Doctor, University of Michigan, 1932. Doctor of Laws, Capital U., 1956, Valparaiso (Indiana) U., 1959, Texas Lutheran College, 1965.

Juris Doctor, honoris causa, Heidelberg U., 1970.

Career

Admitted to New York bar, 1936. Practice with firm White & Case, New York City, 1934-1936. Legal research assistant University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, 1932-1934, assistant professor of law, 1936-1939, associate professor, 1939-1946, professor, 1946-1965, Henry M. Butzel professor of law, 1965-1974, Henry Russell lecturer, 1971.

Guest professor Max Planck Institute, Heidelberg, 1959, 66. Rosenstiel Distinguished visiting professor law U. Arizona, 1971. Member legal department Pan American Petroleum & Transport Company.

New York City, 1942-1945. Chairman Government's Transportation Study Commission, 1950. Member Ann Arbor Charter Revision Commission, 1953, Ann Arbor Planning Commission, 1956-1959.

Works

  • Author: Cases on Constitutional Law, 1954. Frontiers of Constitutional Liberty, 1957. (with E. Blythe Stason) Cases on Municipal Corporations, 1959.

    Civil Liberties and the Constitution, 1961. Religion and the Constitution, 1964. Also articles.

Membership

Member American, Michigan bar associations, Order of Coif (president 1965-1967, Executive Committee 1968-1970), Tau Kappa Alpha.

Connections

Married Anna Marie Nicklas, September 22, 1934. Children: Thomas Eugene, Carolyn Annual.

father:
Frederick J. Kauper

mother:
Mary (Tubesing) Kauper

spouse:
Anna Marie Nicklas

children:
Thomas Eugene Kauper

Carolyn Ann Kauper