Peter Schmid

Prof. Dr. phil.




Curriculum vitae
since 1978Executive Scientific Director at the NIhK, Wilhelmshaven
since 1977Adjunct Professor, University of Göttingen
1976Scientific Director at the NIhK, Wilhelmshaven
1973 - 1991Head of the NIhK, Wilhelmshaven
1963 - 1973Senior Researcher at the NIhK, Wilhelmshaven
1954 - 1963Research Associate at the NIhK, Wilhelmshaven
1954PhD Graduate at the faculty of Philososphy at Kiel University. Thesis: The pre-Roman Iron Age in the North Sea Clay District.
1948 - 1954Study of Pre- and Protohistory, Geography and Geology an Kiel University
1947 - 1948Trainee at the NIhK, Wilhelmshaven
29.11.1926Born in Hamburg


Research priorities
Settlement archaeology in the coastal areas of North West Germany


Memberships, honorary offices, awards
Hermann Allmers Award for Regional Studies of the Herrmann Allmers Society (1997)
Medal of the City of Wilhelmshaven (1991)
Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany (1986)
Medal of the Oldenburger Landschaft (1985)
Indigenat of the Ostfriesische Landschaft (1983)
External Member of the Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences, Amsterdam (since 1982)
Member and Vice Chairman of the Administrative Board of the Roman-Germanic Central Museum, Mainz (1980-1991)
Full Member of the German Archaeological Institute, Berlin (since 1978)
Member of the Roman-Germanic Commission (Römisch-Germanische Kommission) of the German Archaeological Institute, Frankfurt/M. (since 1974)
Member of the Historical Commission for Lower Saxony and Bremen (since 1973)
Corresponding Member of the German Archaeological Institute, Berlin (since 1963)
Member of the Archeological Commission for Lower Saxony