Some Statistics

Internationality

The Weinblum Memorial Lectureship is not intended to be awarded within a "US-German club where members are just tapping each other’s shoulder" [1]. The statistics presented below show that apart from Germany and the US, the Weinblum lecturers hail from twelve other countries in Europe, Asia and Australia.

Australia1Italy2
Denmark1Japan7
France2Netherlands1
Germany5Norway1
Great Britain3Russia1
Greece1Sweden1
Israel1United States13
 
(November 2017)Total number of lecturers
40

 

Lecturer's Age

Karl Wieghardt has so far been the oldest lecturer (he was 76 years at the time of his lecture). The youngest lecturer has been Maurizio Landrini with 40 years of age. The median age is 59.5 years.

Younger than 55 years13Older than 65 years8
Between 55 and 65 years17Age unknown2
 
(November 2017)Total number of lecturers
40

 

Gender

The Weinblum Memorial Lecture is – until now – clearly dominated by men.

Female0Male40
 
(November 2017)Total number of lecturers
40


Documents

[1] Letter of Karl Wieghardt