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paleontologist

Wighart V. Koenigswald, German paleontologist. Fellow Academy of Sciences Krakow.

Background

Koenigswald, Wighart v. was born on September 11, 1941 in Potsdam, Germany. Son of Harald and Helene (v. Falkenhausen) v. Koenigswald.

Education

Vordiplom, University Bonn, Germany, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Munich, 1969. Habilitation, University Frankfurt, Germany, 1980.

Career

Researcher Sonderforschungsbereich, Tübingen, Germany, 1970-1975. Curator Hessisches Landesmuseum, Darmstadt, Germany, 1977-1987. Professor University Bonn, Germany, since 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author/editor: Paläoklimatologie des Letzten Interglazials, 1988, Fossilagerstätte Rott, 1989. Author/co-editor: Erdgeschichte im Rheinland, 1994, Tooth Enamel Microstructure, 1997, Messel, ein Pompeiji der Palaeontologie, 1998.

Membership

Fellow Academy of Sciences Krakow.

Connections

Married Ingrid Weinberger, March 3, 1969. Children: Friederike, Anette.

father:
Harald Koenigswald

mother:
Helene (v. Falkenhausen) Koenigswald

spouse:
Ingrid Weinberger

child:
Friederike Koenigswald

child:
Anette Koenigswald