School of International Studies Lecture Series -Dr. Hans Carl von WerthernAmbassador of Germany to Japan-
Lecture Title:“25 Years after German Reunification:Where Do Germany and Europe Stand?”
Date: Tuesday, October 13, 13:30 – 15:00
Venue: Library Hall at KGU-Uegahara Campus
Nishinomiya Uegahara Campus
*This is an open seminar, and no reservation is required.
*The lecture will be given in English (no interpretation provided).
About the lecturer
Ambassador of German to Japan, Dr. Hans Carl von Werthern
1953 born in Büdesheim/Germany.married, three daughters.
1979 Degree in Economics, Mainz University
1984 Dr. rer. pol.
1984-1986 Attaché (training), Foreign Office, Bonn
1986-1987 Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy, Hamburg
1987-1990 DCM, Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, Hanoi, Vietnam
1990-1992 Policy Desk, Permanent Representation of the FRG at NATO, Brussels
1992-1994 Deputy Head of the Training Division for Diplomats, Bonn
1994-1997 DCM, German Embassy, Asunción, Paraguay
1997-2000 Deputy Director for Western Europe, Bonn/Berlin
2000-2002 European Policy Adviser, Liberal Party Group in Deutscher Bundestag, Berlin
2003 Royal College of Defence Studies, London
MA in International Relations, King’s College, London
2004-2005 Head of Task Force „Germany in Japan 2005/2006“, Foreign Office, Berlin
2005-2007 East Asia Director, Foreign Office, Berlin
2007-2010 Minister, Head of Political Divison, German Embassy, Beijing, China
2010-2011 Deputy Director General in charge of Personnel, Foreign Office, Berlin
2011-2014 Director General Central Services, Foreign Office, Berlin
since March 2014 Ambassador, German Embassy, Tokyo, Japan
Contact: 0798-54-6072 (School of International Studies)