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history professor

Thomas Christian Baagøe Riis was Danish history professor. Member of Northern European History Research Network (convenor 2003), Historians Northern Commonwealth (chairman 2007).

Background

Riis, Thomas Christian Baagøe was born on July 27, 1941 in Copenhagen. Son of Poul Jørgen and Nanna Baagøe Riis.

Education

Student, Metropolitanskolen, Copenhagen, 1956—1959. Master of Arts in History, University Copenhagen, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Odense, 1977.

Career

Assistant professor University Copenhagen, 1969—1977, European University Institute, Florence, Italy, 1977—1979, associate professor, 1979—1980. Research fellow, department Scottish history University St. Andrews, Scotland, 1981—1984. Editor Diplomatarium Danicum Det Danske Sprog- og Litteraturselskab, Copenhagen, 1985—1993.

Professor University Kiel, Germany, 1993—2008. Vice president International Commission History Towns, 1976—2001, president, 2001—2006.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Northern European History Research Network (convenor 2003), Historians Northern Commonwealth (chairman 2007).

Connections

Married Rabia Coumine Riis, December 27, 1975. Children: Paul Christian Coumine, Robert Gabriel Coumine.

father:
Poul Jørgen

mother:
Nanna Baagøe Riis

spouse:
Rabia Coumine Riis

child:
Paul Christian Coumine Riis

child:
Robert Gabriel Coumine Riis