Following the advent of the National Socialist regime in the year 1938, more than 2,700 mostly Jewish affiliates of the University of Vienna were dismissed and subsequently driven away and/or murdered - lecturers, students and administration employees. Furthermore, over 200 people were stripped of their academic titles.
In 2008, 70 years after the so-called "Anschluss" [annexation] and the pogroms of what came to be cynically called the "Kristallnacht" [Crystal Night], the University of Vienna commemorates this injustice and  ...

Hermann Julius Hermann

  • Born: 10-12-1864
  • Faculty: Faculty of Philosophy
  • Category: expelled teacher

Hermann Julius HERMANN (born on October 12th, 1864 in Vienna, died on May 10th, 1953 in Vienna) was Pd. (ao. Prof.) for Kunstgeschichte (Neuere Kunstgeschichte) at the Philosophical School of the University of Vienna.

He was persecuted in times of Nazism because of his political orientation lost his position and was thrown out of the university in 1938.

He returned to Austria and was again a member of the University in 1945.

Lit.: MÜHLBERGER 1993, 40.

Herbert Posch



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