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Dr Hans-Martin Hinz has been named Honorary Professor (Honorarprofessor) by Bayreuth University

Dr Hans-Martin Hinz has been named Honorary Professor (Honorarprofessor) by Bayreuth University

ICOM is delighted to announce that its President, Dr Hans-Martin Hinz has been named Honorary Professor (Honorarprofessor) by Bayreuth University, Germany. Dr Hinz has been lecturing museum studies at the university since 2007 and has developed strong links between this institution and the museum world.

This appointment, seldom awarded by Bayreuth University is a great honor for Dr. Hinz, as the first professor of museology at this university, and for ICOM Community as a whole. Following the announcement, Dr Hinz said: “Museology is respected as an important field of study now and I will do my best to make it more popular”.