Evelyne GEBHARDT : Curriculum vitae 

Original version : DE 

Curriculum vitae (The MEP is solely responsible for the information published)  
Updated: 10/11/2015 

Education (qualifications and diplomas) 

  • 1972-1972 : Secondary, Gymnasium, lycée: school-leaving certificate, Lycée Lamartine, Paris
  • 1972-1975 : University, other (university): degree in literature at the Sorbonne, Paris

Professional career 

  • 1977-... : Freelance translator (self-employed (other areas))
  • 1977-... : Lecturing in Germany and abroad (on gender equality, civil rights, biotechnology and genetic engineering) (self-employed (other areas))
  • 1977-1994 : Assignments as an expert for the Friedrich Ebert Foundation in South America and Africa (non-governmental organisation (other areas))

Political career 

Offices held in a political party or national trade union  
  • 1989-2001 : Member of the SPD Baden-Württemberg regional executive
  • 1992-... : Federal Vice-Chair of the Working Party of Social-Democratic Women

Other activities 

  • 1997-... : Member of the Akademie für Ethik in der Medizin (Academy of Medical Ethics)
  • 1999-... : Board member of the LAG Jugendkunstschulen (Regional Association of Young People’s Art Colleges)
  • 1990-... : Member of the Marie Schlei Association
  • 2000-... : Member of Gegen Vergessen - Für Demokratie (Against forgetting and for democracy)


  • Federal Cross of Merit with Ribbon (1999)