Log In

Walter Müller Edit Profile

social sciences professor

Walter Müller, Swiss social sciences professor. Fellow, Center for Advanced Study in Behavioural Scis, Stanford, 1989-1990, Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in Humanities and Social Sciences, Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences, Wassenaar, 1996-1997; Honorary fellow, Department of Sociology, University Madison, Wisconsin, 1983, Elected Member, Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina, 1999.

Background

Müller, Walter was born on January 25, 1942 in Twerenegg, Switzerland.

Education

Degree in Philosophy, Leuven University, 1964. Degree in Economics and Sociology, Cologne University, 1968. Doctorate, Konstant University, 1973.

Doctorate (honorary), Stockholm University, 2004. Doctorate (honorary), Bern University, Switzerland, 2006.

Career

Professor University Mannheim, Germany, 1980—2006. Director Mannheim Center for European Social Research, Germany, 2002—2005.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: numerous scientific books and articles.

Membership

Member of German Sociological Association (member of council 1980-1988), European Consortium for Sociological Research (president 1997—2003).

Connections

Married Gislinde Kümmel.

spouse:
Gislinde Kümmel.