Dipl.-Ing., Dr. Asta Hampe

Title: Dipl.-Ing., Dr.
Prename: Asta
Surname: Hampe
Profession: Statistician, dean
Birthday: 05/24/1907
Place of birth: Helmstedt
Education: University studies (physics, telecommunications) at the Technical University of Munich and Technical University of Berlin; 1931 Masters in engineering; 1942–44 university studies (economics) in Hamburg, 1945 Masters; 1947 doctorate
Career: 1931–40 assistant in industrial and university laboratories; 1940 contract work for the German Navy; 1947 manager of housing organizations; from 1951 research associate and lecturer in statistics, Hamburg University; 1957 university lecturer qualification (*Habilitation*); 1961 professor extraordinarius, Hamburg University; 1963–75 full professor and 1968–69 dean, department of law and politics, Marburg University
Memberships: 1958–63 and 1975–81 chair, German Federation of University Women (DAB) higher education committee
Biographical literature: Peter von der Lippe, “Asta Hampe 70 Jahre,” *Allgemeines Statistisches Archiv* 61 (1977): 211–12; Bärbel Maul, *Akademikerinnen der Nachkriegszeit. Ein Vergleich zwischen der Bundesrepublik Deutschland und der DDR* (Frankfurt/Main: Campus, 2002), 422
Major works: “Die habilitierten weiblichen Lehrkräfte an den westdeutschen Universitäten und wissenschaftlichen Hochschulen 1958/9,” *Mädchenbildung und Frauenschaffen* 11 (1961), no. 4: 21–31; “Werden Hochschullehrerinnen diskriminiert? Ergebnisse einer empirischen Studie,” *Mitteilungen des DAB* 57 (1980): 5–26