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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, U. Tübingen, Germany, 1976; science collaborator, Germanic National Museum, Nürnberg, 1978-1985, 90; science collaborator, Frankonian Open Air Museum, Bad Windsheim, Germany, 1986-1987; science collaborator, Jewish Museum Frankonia, Fürth, Germany, 1991-1993; science collaborator, Jewish Cmty., Nürnberg, 1994-1995. Appointed professor of University Erlangen, Nürnberg, 1989-1993.

Achievements

  • Certified in ethnology, history, German philology.

Works

  • Other Work

    • 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

    Avocations: jazz, literature, psychology, philosophy, African history.

Connections

Married Fatoumata Kanouté, January 21, 1996.

father:
Paul Oppelt

mother:
Elisabeth (Dorn) Oppelt

spouse:
Fatoumata Kanouté