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English literature educator

Rolf Peter Lessenich, German English literature educator. Diploma of appointment (university professor with tenure in English literature history); venia legendi (English philology).

Background

Lessenich, Rolf Peter was born on June 19, 1940 in Cologne, Germany. Son of Josef and Kaethe (Schmidt) Lessenich.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Bonn (Germany) University, 1965. Staatsexamen, Bonn (Germany) University, 1966. Privatdozent, Bonn (Germany) University, 1976.

Career

University professor Wuerzburg (Germany) University, 1977-1978. University assistant Bonn University, 1966-1975, chief assistant, 1976, university professor (extraordinary), 1980-1981, university professor (ordinary), since 1982. Head English department Bonn University, 1994-1997, since 2004.

Member council arts faculty Bonn University, 1992-2004.

Achievements

  • Diploma of appointment (university professor with tenure in English literature history). Venia legendi (English philology).

Connections

father:
Josef Lessenich

mother:
Kaethe (Schmidt) Lessenich