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educator , historian

Ulrich Knefelkamp, German historian, educator. Tutor University Freiburg, University Bamberg, 1978-1986; coordinator terre des hommes, Bamberg, 1985-1988. Member Society History Hospitals, Society History Medicine, Society Ethnology, Society German Historians, Society Medium Aevum.

Background

Knefelkamp, Ulrich was born on February 26, 1951 in Herford, Federal Republic Germany. Son of Hans Karl Robert and Annelore Emmy Helene (Wehmeyer) Knefelkamp.

Education

Student, Julius-Maximilian University, Würzburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, Albert-Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1980. Doctor of Natural Sciences, Albert-Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1985.

Doctor of Philosophy habilitatus, Albert-Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1987.

Career

Assistant pharmacist Engel-Pharmacy, Rinteln, Federal Republic Germany, 1970-1973. Assistant of exhibition Museum Baden, Karlsruhe, Federal Republic Germany, 1980. Assistant of history University Bamberg (Federal Republic Germany), 1980-1988, assistant professor, 1989-1990, South Asia Institute, Heidelberg, Federal Republic Germany, 1988-1989, Friedrich-Schiller University, Jena, Federal Republic Germany, 1990-1992.

Professor medieval history University Bamberg, 1993-1994, University Frankfurt/Oder, since 1994, dean of faculty, 1995-1999, president academy senate, 1999-2001. Guest docent University Leiden, The Netherlands, 1984. Guest researcher Institute Cartografia Antiga, Lisbon, Portugal, 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Social-System of Freiburg, 1981, The Quest for Prester John, 1986, The Hospital of Nurmberg, 1989, The Middle Ages-Political History, 2000. Editor: The New World in Old Books, 1988, World Views and Reality, 1992, Germany and Portugal on the Way to Europe, 1995, City and Religiosity, 1996, The Cistercians, 2000.

Membership

Tutor University Freiburg, University Bamberg, 1978-1986. Coordinator terre des hommes, Bamberg, 1985-1988. Member Society History Hospitals, Society History Medicine, Society Ethnology, Society German Historians, Society Medium Aevum.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sports, music, books.

Connections

Married Petrea Lauritzen, October 12, 1973 (divorced 1980). 1 child, Jessika; married Katharina Sabine Müllerschön, June 16, 1983. Children: Juliane, Johanna.

father:
Hans Karl Robert Knefelkamp

mother:
Annelore Emmy Helene (Wehmeyer) Knefelkamp

spouse:
Petrea Lauritzen

spouse:
Katharina Sabine Müllerschön

child:
Jessika Knefelkamp

child:
Juliane Knefelkamp

child:
Johanna Knefelkamp