Prof. Dr. Dr. Johannes Wallmann

Founder of the Spener Research Center and the Edition of Spener Letters
  • born 1930 in Erfurt
  • 1961 Promotion in Zürich (under Gerhard Ebeling)
  • 1968 Habilitation in Tübingen,
  • 1971 professor for church history at the Ruhr University in Bochum
    Research areas: Lutheran Orthodoxy and Pietism
  • since 1984 corresponding member of the North Rhine-Westphalian Academy of Sciences and Arts
  • 1985 Establishment of the Spener Research Center (DFG) in Bochum
  • since 2002 Honorary Professor at Humboldt University in Berlin
  • died 2021 in Berlin

Literature by and about Johannes Wallmann in the catalogue of the German National Library