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physics educator

Peter Klein, German physics educator. Member Gesellschaft Didaktik Chemie und Physik, Gesellschaft Verantwortung in Wissenschaft, Humboldt Gesellschaft (Akademischer Rat since 2000), International Society for Interdisciplinary Study Symmetry (honorary; advisory board, chairman for education since 1989).

Background

Klein, Peter was born on March 14, 1940 in Breslau, Germany. Son of Minrat Rudolf and Elisabeth (Elsner) Klein.

Education

Diploma in physics, University Cologne, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Cologne, 1975.

Career

Assistant professor College Education Neuss, Federal Republic Germany, 1966-1967, College Education, Dortmund, Federal Republic Germany, 1968-1974. Teacher Gymnasium Cologne-Mülheim, Federal Republic Germany, 1975-1976. Professor physics education University Hamburg, Federal Republic Germany, since 1976.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Praktische Logik, 1990. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Gesellschaft Didaktik Chemie und Physik, Gesellschaft Verantwortung in Wissenschaft, Humboldt Gesellschaft (Akademischer Rat since 2000), International Society for Interdisciplinary Study Symmetry (honorary. Advisory board, chairman for education since 1989).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    History of architecture, graphics collecting, contemporary pottery.

Connections

Married Ursula Keimes, 1965.

father:
Minrat Rudolf Klein

mother:
Elisabeth (Elsner) Klein

spouse:
Ursula Keimes