Wöltering, Florian

 

Profile

Florian Wöltering studied the subjects economic geography, sociology and economics and social history with Magister Artium diploma at RWTH Aachen University.

In 2002 Florian Wöltering finished an apprenticeship as a cartographer. Since then he has been working as a freelance cartographer. He gained additional practical experiences at an internship of the cooperation for company history in Frankfurt/Main. Moreover he worked as an research assistant at the chair of landscape architecture from mai 2014 to april 2015.

Since April 2011 Florian Wöltering has been working for the Teaching and Research Unit for Economics and Social History and History of Technology as an research assistant. Before, he worked five years as a student assistant for the same Teaching and Research Unit. Florian Wöltering is also the teaching assistant and gives various tutorials and seminars.

At the end of August 2017 Florian Wöltering leavs the Research Unit for Economics and Social History and History of Technology.

 

Projects

Dissertation Project

“From Perfect Competition to Oligopoly: The History of the Rental Car Business in Germany after World War 2”

 

Publications and Presentations

  • Zwischen Erwartungen und Wirklichkeit. Die Schwierigkeiten langfristiger Planung am Beispiel der Aachener Verkehrsinfrastruktur der Nachkriegszeit 1945-1955, Rahmenprogramm zur Veröffentlichung „Vom fauchenden Fafnir zum Fahrzeug der Zukunft“ vom Centre Charlemagne, Aachen 19.01.2017 (de)
  • Together with Sarah Gatzlik: Planung zwischen Erwartung und Wirklichkeit: Der Wiederaufbau der Aachener Verkehrsinfrastruktur in der Zeit von 1945 bis 1955, in Centre Charlemagne: Vom fauchenden Fafnir zum Fahrzeug der Zukunft, Aachen 2016, S.40-50 (de)
  • Together with Sarah Gatzlik: Eine Stadt nach Plan? Der Wiederaufbau der Aachener Verkehrsinfrastruktur nach dem Zweiten Weltkrieg, Symposium im Stadtarchiv, November 2015 (de)
  • „Tourismusregion Zweiter Weltkrieg“. Eine kritische Situationsanalyse des Kriegstourismus zwischen Rhein, Mosel, Maas und Sauer in Frings, Karola (Hg.); Möller, Frank (Hg.): Hürtgenwald-Perspektiven der Erinnerung, Hürtgenwald 2014, S.133-155 (de)
  • War as Tourism Attraction – Approaching a segment in tourism research, in: Shelton, Kyle/Katz, Christiane/Singh, Dhan Zunino/McDonald, Kate (Hg.), Mobility in History, Volume 7, 2016, S. 58-68
  • Between Competition and Cooperation. The German Rental Car Business after World War II, 50th Congress of the Business History Society of Japan, Tokyo, Japan, 09.11.-09.13.2014