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linguist , Humanities educator

Wolfgang Kühlwein, German linguist, humanities educator. Named Officier de l'Ordre de Mérite, Grand-Duchy of Luxemburg, 1992; recipient Cross of Honour for Science & Arts award, Republic of Austria, 1981, medal, University of Klagenfurt, Austria, 1981. Member of Anglistentag, German Association of Applied Linguistics (honorary; president 1976-1987).

Background

Kühlwein, Wolfgang was born on April 20, 1940 in Nürnberg, Germany. Son of Albert Leonhard and Luise Wilhelmine Kühlwein.

Education

Degree, University of Erlangen, Germany, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, University of Kiel, Gerrmany, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy Habil, University Stuttgart, Germany, 1970.

Career

Lecturer University of Manchester, Manchester, England, 1963—1964. Assistant University of Kiel, Kiel, Germany, 1964—1966. Dozent Teachers Training College, 1966—1969.

Senior reader University Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany, 1969—1970. Full professor University Trier, Trier, Germany, since 1970. Vice president University of Trier, 1970—1972.

Guest professor various University in China, Brazil, Indonesia, United States of America.

Membership

Member of Anglistentag, German Association of Applied Linguistics (honorary. President 1976-1987).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, archaeology.

Connections

Married Christa Dorothea Rotter. Children: Holger, Rüdiger, Sonja.

father:
Albert Leonhard

mother:
Luise Wilhelmine Kühlwein

spouse:
Christa Dorothea Rotter

children:
Holger Kühlwein

Rüdiger Kühlwein

Sonja Kühlwein