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Slavic studies educator

Peter Thiergen, German Slavic studies educator. Member Bavarian Academy of Sciences (Munich), Saxonian Academy of Sciences (Leipzig).

Background

Thiergen, Peter was born on October 17, 1939 in Leipzig, Germany. Son of Hans and Johanna (Schulze) Thiergen.

Education

Abitur, Weilburg/Lahn, Federal Republic Germany, 1960. Staatsexamen, University Marburg/Lahn, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy and Habilitation, University Bonn/Rhein, 1976.

Career

Assistant University Bonn/Rhein, 1966-1978. Professor University Hamburg, 1978, University Frankfurt/Main, 1979-1981. Professor Slavic studies University Basel, Switzerland, since 1981, director department Slavic studies Switzerland, 1981-1987.

Professor, director Slavic studies University Bamberg, Federal Republic Germany, since 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Cheraskov's Rossiada, 1970, Riehl in Russland, 1978, Turgenev and Schiller, 1980. Contributor articles on Slavic literature to professional journals.

Membership

Member Bavarian Academy of Sciences (Munich), Saxonian Academy of Sciences (Leipzig).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jogging, chess.

Connections

Married Heiderose Wick, 1964. Children: Andreas, Michael.

father:
Hans Thiergen

mother:
Johanna (Schulze) Thiergen

spouse:
Heiderose Wick

children:
Andreas Thiergen

Michael Thiergen