Professor Dr.rer.pol.

Wolfgang Chr. Fischer

Curriculum Vitae

1942

Born at Greifswald, North Germany.

1948-1953

Elementary School, Pestalozzi Volksschule, Koblenz/Rhein, Germany (West).

1953-1962

Secondary School at Koblenz/Rhein (Gymnasium), Germany (West).

1962

Matriculation (Abitur), Max-von-Laue-Gymnasium, Koblenz/Rhein, Germany (West).

1962-1965

Studies in Economics, Law & History, University of Saarland, Saarbruecken, Germany (West).

1965-1968

Studies in Economics, Law & History, University of Bonn, Germany (West).

1968

Dipl.-Volkswirt (MEcons), Faculty of Law and Economics, University of Bonn, Germany.

1968-1971

Associate Academic Assistant, Department of International Economic Affairs, Faculty of Law and Economics, University of Bonn.

1971

Dr. rer.pol., Doktor der Staatswissenschaft, (Doctor of Political Economics), Faculty of Law and Economics, University of Bonn (Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universitaet Bonn), Germany (West).

1971-1974

Academic Assistant, Department of International Economic Affairs, Faculty of Law and Economics, University of Bonn.

1974

Offer for Professor in Economics, Department of Economics and Administration, University of North Chile.

1975-1978

Associate Professor in Economics, Faculty of Labour Science, University of Bremen, Germany (West).

1978

Offer for Professor, Chair in Consumer Affairs, Faculty of Labour Science, University of Technology, Berlin (West), Germany.

1978-2000

Professor, Chair in Economics, specialised in Consumer Affairs, Head of Institute of Labour & Consumer Research, Faculty of Labour Science. Since August 1994, Faculty of Education and Social Science, University of Bremen, Germany (West).

2000

Professor Emeritus University of Bremen (Universitaetsprofessor, pensioniert).

1988-1992

Deputy Dean, Acting Dean, Faculty of Labour Science, University of Bremen, Germany.

1972-1985

Member of EC-Committee on European Integration, Section Germany.

1986-1987

Member of Committee on Energy, Parliament State of Bremen, Germany.

1978-1979

Visiting Scholar at Department of Nutrition, San Francisco State University, California, and Californian Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Sacramento, USA.

1976-1990

Visiting Scholar at Department of Consumer Studies, University of Guelph, Ontario, and Ontario Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Toronto, Canada.

1995

Offer of Attachment to the Federal Bureau of Consumer Affairs, Federal Attorney-Generals Department, Canberra, Australia.

1998

Visiting Professor at Department of Marketing, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.

2000-2003

Visiting Professor at Institute of Economics, University of Koblenz-Landau, Koblenz, Germany.

1992-1997

Visiting Professor at Department of Economics, James Cook University of North Queensland, Australia.

1997-2004

Adjunct Professor, Discipline of Economics, School of Business, Faculty of Law, Business & The Creative Arts, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia.

April 2004

Adjunct Professor of Economics, School of Law, Faculty of Law, Business & The Creative Arts, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia.

October 2007

Patron of the Australian Companies Institute (Ausbuy), Sydney.