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List of notable or famous professors from Germany, with bios and photos, including the top professors born in Germany and even some popular professors who immigrated to Germany. If you're trying to find out the names of famous German professors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These professors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known professor from Germany is included when available.

Examples of people on this list include Albert Einstein and Martin Luther.

This historic professors from Germany list can help answer the questions "Who are some German professors of note?" and "Who are the most famous professors from Germany?" These prominent professors of Germany may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected German professors.

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Albert Einstein is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Professors from Germany
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Albert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist. Einstein's work is also known for its influence on the philosophy of science. He developed the general theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. Einstein is best known in popular culture for his mass–energy equivalence ...more

Age: Died at 76 (1879-1955)

Birthplace: Eurasia, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, Ulm

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Amitai Etzioni is an Israeli-American sociologist, best known for his work on socioeconomics and communitarianism. He leads the Communitarian Network, a non-profit, non-partisan organization which is dedicated to support the moral, social and political foundations of society. He was the founder of ...more

Age: 88

Birthplace: Cologne, Germany

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Armin Falk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Professors from Germany
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Armin Falk is a German economist. He holds a chair at the University of Bonn since 2003. ...more

Age: 49

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Axel A. Weber is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Professors from Germany
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Axel Alfred Weber, Prof., Dr. is a German economist, professor and banker. He taught at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and is a board member and chairman of the board of UBS. He was president of the Deutsche Bundesbank and a member of the European Central Bank Governing Council ...more

Age: 60

Birthplace: Kusel, Germany

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