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Profile of Constantin von Barloewen
Constantin von Barloewen was born in Buenos Aires in 1952. He is a Professor of Anthropology and Comparative Cultural Science. From 1982 to 1983, he was Honorary Research Associate at Harvard University and for some time, Associate Director of Studies at the Ecole des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales in Paris. Between 1993 and 1996, he was professor of Anthropology at the State University of Design in Karlsruhe.
Von Barloewen is member of the UNESCO World Commission for Culture and Development. He has worked with the World Bank and is founder and director of a research project with the European Commission in Brussels on the compatibility of technology and culture in global civilisation.
Since 2001, Von Barloewen is the Academic Coordinator for the Dialogue between Cultures and Civilisations of the Schloss Neuhardenberg Foundation in Berlin and member of the Advisory Board of the Harvard Academy (Harvard University).