Prof. Dr. Ingo Richter

Prof. Dr. Ingo Richter is president of the Irmgard Coninx Foundation.

Biography

  • born 1938, married to Sabine Richter-Ellermann, two children
  • studied law at the universities of Göttingen, Munich, Hamburg and Paris
  • 1965
    Doctorate in Law, Hamburg University
  • 1966
    Docteur de l'Université de Paris
  • 1967-1979
    Head of the department of law and administration at the Max-Planck-Institute for Educational Research, Berlin
  • 1975-1979
    Professor of Law at the Free University of Berlin
  • 1979-1993
    Professor of Public Law at the University of HamburgTaught at the universities of Bordeaux, Rostock, Hastings and Chicago
  • Taught at the universities of Bordeaux, Rostock, Hastings and Chicago
  • 1993-2002
    Chairman and Head of Deutsches Jugend Institut in Munich
  • 1999-2001
    Chairman of the 11th Government Commission on Children and Youth
  • since 1977
    Editor of the educational – law journal "Recht der Jugend und des Bildungswesens"

Areas of research include

  • constitutional and administrative law
  • educational politics and law, with a particular focus on school law and the law of continuing education
  • social policy and law, with a particular focus on children and youth law
  • labour law, with a particular focus on youth in training and work