CURRICULUM VITAE

Werner Hildenbrand

 

·         PERSONAL DATA

Date of birth:

May 25, 1936

Place of birth:

Göttingen, Germany

 

·         ACADEMIC DEGREES

REIFEPRÜFUNG:

March 9, 1956. Beginning of studies in Mathematics and Physics at the University of Heidelberg, Germany

VORDIPLOM:

September 26, 1958 in Mathematics and Physics at the University of Heidelberg

DIPLOM:

May 30, 1961 in Mathematics, applied Mathematics and Physics at the University of Heidelberg
THESIS: "Zur Äquivalenztheorie der Endomorphismen eines topologischen Raumes" (Prof. Dr. G. Köthe)

DISSERTATION:

Dr. rer. nat. July 29, 1964, University of Heidelberg.
THESIS: "Über straffe Funktionale" (Prof. Dr. K. Krickeberg)

HABILITATION:

July 12, 1968: Habilitationsschrift "Der Kern einer Ökonomie"
Venia legendi in Mathematical Economics and Econometrics,
University of Heidelberg

 

·         POSITIONS HELD

1958 - 1961

Teaching Assistant, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Heidelberg

1961 - 1962

Research Fellow, Institut für Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften, Section Econometrics and Operations Research, University of Bonn, Germany

1962 - 1964

Research Assistant, Institute for Applied Mathematics, University of Heidelberg. Main fields: Probability Theory and Statistics

1964 - 1966

Lecturer (Department of Economics), University of Heidelberg

1965 - 1966

Lecturer for Statistics, Technische Hochschule, Karlsruhe

1965 - 1968

Project Leader (Mathematical Models in Social Sciences) Studiengruppe für Systemforschung, Heidelberg

1966 - 1967

Visiting Assistant Professor, University of California, Berkeley, USA, Department of Mathematics and Economics

1966 - 1968

Associate member of the Center for Research in Management Science, University of California, Berkeley

1967 - 1968

Visiting Associate Professor, University of California, Berkeley, USA, Department of Economics

1968 - 1976

Research Professor, University of Louvain, Belgium, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics

1969 - 1970

Professor of Economics, University of Bonn, Germany, Director of the Wirtschaftstheoretisches Institut

 

(January till July) Visiting Professor of Economics, University of California, Berkeley and Stanford University, USA

1973 - 1974

Visiting Professor of Economics, University of California, Berkeley, USA

1985 - 1986

Visiting Professor of Economics, University of California, Berkeley, USA;
Member of the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley, USA;
Part time visiting Professor of Economics at the European University Institute, Florence, Italy;
University of California, San Diego, USA;
Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France

1993 - 1994

Chaire Européenne, Collège de France, Paris

2001 -

Emeritus, University of Bonn

 

·         OTHER AFFILIATIONS AND HONORS

1971 - 1978

Associate Editor of the Journal of Economic Theory

1972 - 1984

Associate Editor of the International Economic Review

1974 - 1985

Editor of the Journal of Mathematical Economics

1971

Fellow of the Econometric Society

1973 - 1978
1982 - 1984
1986 - 1991

1993 - 1995

Member of the Council of the Econometric Society

1979

Walras-Bowley Lecture, Meeting of the Econometric Society, Montreal

1980

Program Chairman of the 4th World Congress of the Econometric Society, Aix-en-Provence

1981 -

Member of the Rheinisch-Westfälische Akademie der Wissenschaften

1986 - 1990

President of the Theoretischer Ausschuß of Verein für Socialpolitik

1987

Gottfried-Wilhelm-Leibniz-Preis of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft

1988

Marshall Lecture, Third Annual Congress of the European Economic Association, Bologna

1988

Honorary Degree, Dr. h.c., of the Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France

1989

Member of the Academia Europaea

1993

Founder Member of the Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften

1994

Max-Planck-Forschungspreis

1995

Honorary Member of the American Economic Association

1997

Alexander-von-Humboldt- und Gay-Lussac-Prize awarded by Le Ministère de l'Education Nationale, de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche

(jointly with Alexander-von-Humboldt-Stiftung)

1997

Schumpeter Lecture, European Economic Association, Toulouse

1997

Thünen Vorlesung, Verein für Socialpolitik, Bern

2002

Honorary Degree, Dr. h.c., of the University of Bern, Switzerland

2005

Honorary Foreign Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences