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law educator

Wolfgang Knies, German Law educator. E-mail: rw35wk@rz.uni-sb.de. Member Vereinigung der Deutschen Staatrechtslehrer, 1971.

Background

Knies, Wolfgang was born on November 9, 1934 in Mainz, Germany. Son of Hans and Erna (Schudt) Knies.

Education

Abitur, Gymnasium, Wiesbaden, Hessen, 1954. Assessor of law, University Law Faculty, Mainz, Munich, 1963. Juris Doctor, University Munich, Munich, Bavaria, 1967.

Privatdozent habilitatus, University Law Faculty, Munich, Bavaria, 1971.

Career

Professor public law, University Law Faculty, Saarbrücken, Saarland, Germany, 1971-1980, 85-87; judge, Constnl. Court, Saarbrücken, Saarland, Germany, 1977-1980; minister of education and culture, government of the Saarland, Saabrücken, Germany, 1980-1984; minister of justice, government of the Saarland, Saabrücken, Germany, 1984-1985; minister of education, Government of Lower Saxony, Hannover, Germany, 1987-1988; professor public law, University Law Faculty, Saarbrücken, Germany, since 1989. Director Institute for Media Law, Saarbrücken, since 1989.

Consultant, member supervisor boards German Broadcasting and television Stations, since 1975.

Achievements

  • E-mail: rw35wk@rz.uni-sb.de.

Membership

Member Vereinigung der Deutschen Staatrechtslehrer, 1971.

Connections

Married Gundula Faust, 1964. Children: Bernhard, Konstanze.

father:
Hans Knies

mother:
Erna (Schudt) Knies

spouse:
Gundula Faust

child:
Bernhard Knies

child:
Konstanze Knies