Univ.-Prof. (i. R.) Dr. Georg Simonis

Email: georg.simonis

Curriculum vitae

since 2005 Professor for International Conflicts and Environmental Policy at the FernUniversitaet in Hagen
1992 - 2005 Professor for International and Comparative Politics at the FernUniversitaet in Hagen
1989 - 1992 Head of department at the Institute for Work and Technology of the Science Center NRW, Gelsenkirchen
1986 - 1989 Executive Manager of the NRW-sponsored programme "Human and the Social Shaping of Technology"
1984 - 1986 Professor for Political Science at the University of Duisburg
1983 - 1984 Lecturer at the Institute of Political Science, TH Darmstadt
1981 Postdoctural thesis (Habilitation) on "The State in the Development Process of Peripheral Societies - the Emerging Nations in the International System"
1976 Graduation (theme of the dissertation: "Foreign Policy and Deterrence")
1970 - 1983 Lecturer at the University of Konstanz
1969 - 1970 Tutor for international politics at the Otto-Suhr-Institute, Free University of Berlin
1964 - 1969 Studies of political science in Berlin and Geneva, Diploma in Political Sciences
1943 Born in Strasbourg

Center of work

  • Comparative Research of Modernisation
  • Politics and Technology
  • International Environmental Policy


Publications of the Univ.-Prof. Dr. Georg Simonis (pdf)