Wolfgang Mitter#


Wolfgang Mitter
Sadly, this member passed away.
Email:mitter 'at' dipf.de
Membership Number:1278
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:GERMANY
Section:BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCES
Username:wmitter
Elected:1992
Homepage:http://www.dipf.de/en/research/staff/mitter



Wolfgang Mitter passed away October 23, 2014.

Positions Held
  • Since 1995 Emeritus Professor
  • 1974 - 1995 Professor of Education, University of Frankfurt am Main
  • 1978-1981, 198719-95 Director, German Institute for International Educational Research, Frankfurt am Main
  • 1972 - 1998 Department Head, General and Comparative Education, German Institute for International Educational Research, Frankfurt am Main
  • 1964 - 1972 Chair of General and Comparative Education, Paedagogische Hochschule (Teachers College), Luneburg, Professor of Comparative Education, University of Hamburg

Fields of Scholarship
  • Comparative education
  • Education policy
  • Cross-cultural education

Honours and Awards
  • 1981 - 1985 President of the Comparative Education Society in Europe (CESE)
  • 1985 Award of the Order “Chevalier de Léopold II” (Belgium)
  • 1991 - 1995 President of the World Council of Comparative Education Societies (WCCES)
  • 1992 the Goethe Plaque of the Land Hessen (Germany)
  • 1997 - 2000 President of the World Association of Educational Research (WAER)
  • 1998 the Medal “650 years of Charles University Prague”
  • 2001 Honorary Doctorate (Dr. h. c.), Faculty of Education, Carl-von-Ossietzky University, Oldenburg
  • 2010 the "Nummus memorialis argenteus" (Commemorative Silver Medal) of the Charles University
  • Member of the Academia Europaea
  • Member of the Russian Academy of Education
  • German Commission for UNESCO, Honorary Member


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