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Wolfgang Dietrich Hermann Oppelt

researcher , culture scientist

Wolfgang Dietrich Hermann Oppelt, German culture scientist, researcher. Certified in ethnology, history, German philology. Active member committee Art Club, Nürnberg, 1980-1998. Member Deutsche Gesellschaft für Volkskunde, Tübinger Vereinigung für Volkskunde, Gesellschaft für Goldschmiedekunst, Deutscher Verein für Kunstwissenschaft, Kestnergesellschaft Hannover.

Background

Oppelt, Wolfgang Dietrich Hermann was born on January 11, 1945 in Ansbach, Bavaria, Germany. Son of Paul and Elisabeth (Dorn) Oppelt.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Universität Würzburg, Germany, 1974.

Career

Science volunteer Stuttgart (Germany) Museum, 1974-1976. Science collaborator University Tübingen, Germany, 1976, Germanic National Museum, Nürnberg, 1978-1985, since 2001, Frankonian Open Air Museum, Bad Windsheim, Germany, 1986-1987, Jewish Museum Frankonia, Fürth, Germany, 1991-1993, Jewish Community, Nürnberg, 1994-1995, savings bank, Höchstadt/Aisch, 1996-1998. Appointed professor University Erlangen, Nürnberg, 1989-1993.

Achievements

  • Certified in ethnology, history, German philology.

Works

  • Contributor articles and reviews on social and cultural history, history of crime and punishment, folk jewellery, Jewish history, history of travelling, history of savings banks to professional publications.

Membership

Active member committee Art Club, Nürnberg, 1980-1998. Member Deutsche Gesellschaft für Volkskunde, Tübinger Vereinigung für Volkskunde, Gesellschaft für Goldschmiedekunst, Deutscher Verein für Kunstwissenschaft, Kestnergesellschaft Hannover.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jazz, literature, psychology, philosophy, african history.

Connections

Married Fatoumata Kanouté, January 21, 1996.

father:
Paul Oppelt

mother:
Elisabeth (Dorn) Oppelt

spouse:
Fatoumata Kanouté