Dr. Hildegard Sauerbier

Title: Dr.
Prename: Hildegard
Surname: Sauerbier
Profession: Senior high school teacher
Birthday: 05/09/1891
Place of birth: Braunschweig
Date of death: 01/28/1976
Place of death: Lemgo
Education: 1897–1907 municipal secondary school for girls in Braunschweig; 1908–11 women’s teacher training in Braunschweig; 1915 final secondary-school examinations taken externally; 1915–19 university studies (German, geography, French) in Göttingen, Kiel, and Jena; 1918 doctorate; 1919 state teaching examination
Career: 1912–14 assistant teacher at Herzogin-Elisabeth-Oberlyzeum in Braunschweig; from 1920 teacher and 1923–24 principal of Rönneberg’sches Privatlyzeum in Berlin; from 1924 junior teacher, 1926–45 full high school teacher (*Studienrätin*) at the Uhlandschule in Berlin; from 1946 high school teacher and 1950–57 senior high school teacher (*Oberstudiendirektorin*) at the municipal girls’ grammar school in Detmold
Memberships: From 1949 German Federation of University Women (DAB); General German Association of Women Teachers (ADLV)
Biographical literature: Christine von Oertzen, “Fräuleingeschichten,” in *Geschichte in Geschichten. Ein historisches Lesebuch*, ed. Barbara Duden et al. (Frankfurt/Main: Campus, 2003), 70–7; “Dr. Hildegard Sauerbier,” *Lippische Landeszeitung* 210, January 31, 1976
Major works: *Die Flußdichte im Gebiet der oberen und mittleren Saale* (diss.; Jena, 1918); *Frauen in der Entscheidung: Ausgewählte Erzählungen unserer Zeit* (with Käthe Aettner; Cologne: Schaffstein, 1964)