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Law educator

Robert Weimar, German law educator. State examinations in law, Ministry of Justice, Dusseldorf, 1956, 60. Recipient Franz-Boehm medal, 1977, Great Minds of the 21st Century, 2003, International Order of Merit. Member International Association Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy, Gesellschaft fur Rechtsvergleichung, German Association University Professors, Goerres-Association.

Background

Weimar, Robert was born on May 13, 1932 in Cologne, Federal Republic Germany. Son of Wilhelm and Agnes (Over) Weimar.

Education

Juris Doctor, Licentiate, Basle University, Switzerland, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Magister Artium library, Basle University, 1967. Master of Laws, Basle University, 2001.

Doctor in Pedagogics (honorary), University Moscow, 1992. Master of Laws, University Heidelberg, 2001. Doctor in Psychology, University Heidelberg, 2006.

Career

Assistant University Cologne, 1960-1961. Associate judge Cologne District Court, 1961-1964. Science staff Supreme Court, Karlsruhe, 1964-1967, Supreme Constitutional Court, Karlsruhe, 1970-1972.

Appellate judge Dusseldorf Appell Court, 1968-1973. Professor law Siegen University, 1974—1994. Director Siegen Institute Economic Law & Legislation, 1974—1994.

Vice president European Faculty of Land Use and Development, Strasbourg, France, 1981—1993. Spokesman Institute for German & European Economic Law, Siegen University, 1989-1990. Lecturer law Heinrich-Heine University Dusseldorf, 1989-1990.

Director Robert Weimar Institute for Neurojurisprudence, Bonn, since 2000. Visiting professor University Vienna, 1980—1981, University Luneburg, 2000—2001, University Heidelberg, 2001—2006.

Achievements

  • State examinations in law, Ministry of Justice, Dusseldorf, 1956, 60.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Studies in Product Liability, 1967, Psychological Structures of Judicial Decision-Making, 1996, Neuroscience Before the Gates of Jurisprudence, 2000, Evolution, Culture and Legal System, 2002. Contributor articles public over 400 to professional journals.

Membership

Member International Association Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy, Gesellschaft fur Rechtsvergleichung, German Association University professors, Goerres-Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: painting.

Connections

Married Eva Zydek, June 18, 1974.

father:
Wilhelm Weimar

mother:
Agnes (Over) Weimar

spouse:
Eva Zydek