Christliche Archäologie und Byzantinische Kunstgeschichte

Prof. Dr. Carl Andresen

  • *1909
  • studies theology in Tübingen and Berlin
  • apprenticeship for the pastorate
  • 1932 to 1940 pastor in Sörup in Schleswig-Holstein
  • 1940 to 1947 participates in the Second World War and becomes a prisoner of war in the Soviet Union afterwards
  • 1948 to 1956 pastor at the university hospital in Kiel
  • 1951 doctorate in Kiel
  • 1953 habilitation in Kiel
  • 1954 hosts courses in Hamburg
  • 1955 hosts courses in Marburg
  • 1956 receives a professorship at Marburg University in the field of New Testament and ancient christian history including christian archaeology
  • 1961 receives a professorship at Göttingen University in the field of ecclesiastical history  in association with the founding of the christian-archaeological department at the faculty of theology
  • 1977 retirement
  • 1985 passed away