About Wolfgang Laurig

Wolfgang Laurig, born in 1935 in Offenbach am Main Studies General machinery and Diploma in Industrial Engineering (1965) at the TH Darmstadt (Prof. Dr.-Ing. W. Rohmert)

PhD (1970) and Habilitation and venia legendi for Industrial Engineering at the TH Darmstadt (1976)

Professor of Ergonomics at the University of Dortmund (Faculty of Engineering) since 1976

Since 1976 Director of the Department of Ergonomics at the Institute for Occupational Physiology at the University of Dortmund (IfADo) and Member of the Executive Board

From 1997 Member of the Scientific Director and Project Manager ( www.ergonetz.de )

2000: retirement

From 1991 to 1996 Executive Director of the Society for Work Science (GFA)

Fellow of the Ergonomics Society (UK) since 1986

Honorary Professor of Tongji Medical University , Wuhan, Hubei Province, PR China since 1992

Certified ” European Ergonomist “(CREE) since 1997

Co-speaker for Simply Removals since 2014

Selected reviewers of the German Research Foundation (DFG)


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