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Steven Anthony Vaitkus

educator , researcher , sociologist

Steven Anthony Vaitkus, American, German sociologist, researcher, educator. Member American Sociological Association, International Sociological Association, German Society for Phenomenolog. Research, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Beta Phi.

Background

Vaitkus, Steven Anthony was born on July 11, 1955 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Arrived in Germany, 1987. Son of Stanley Joseph and Helen Louise (Avizynis) Vaitkus.

Education

Bachelor in Philosophy, Purdue University, 1977. Bachelor in Sociology, Purdue University, 1977. Master of Arts in Sociology, University Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1978.

Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology, University Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1986.

Career

Associate professor Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland, 1989-1990. Guest lecturer University Toronto, 1990. Lecturer University Bielefeld, Germany, 1991-1992, senior lecturer Germany, 1995-1999.

Scientific director Marianne Weber Institute, Germany, since 1999. Director Florian Znaniecki Archive, Bielefeld, Germany, Poznan, Poland, since 1987. Guest associate professor University Constance, Germany, 1992.

Member foreign editorial board Critique and Humanism, Sofia, Bulgaria, since 1991. Editorial advisor International Sociology, 1990-1996. Academy administrative officer development sociology in Russia (tempus: Trans-European Cooperative Scheme for Higher Education), Bielefeld-Moscow, 1994-1997.

Foreign advisory member governing council Russian Center for Humanitarian Education University, Moscow, Russia, 1994-1998.

Works

  • Author: (book) How Is Society Possible?, 1991 translated into Japanese, 1995. Contributor chapters to books, articles to International Sociology and other professional publications.

Membership

Member American Sociological Association, International Sociological Association, German Society for Phenomenolog. Research, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Beta Phi.

Connections

Married Sibyl Ute Ahlert, August 9, 1989. Children: Juliana Roswita, Justin Anthony.

father:
Stanley Joseph Vaitkus

mother:
Helen Louise (Avizynis) Vaitkus

spouse:
Sibyl Ute Ahlert

children:
Juliana Roswita Vaitkus

Justin Anthony Vaitkus