Distinguished researcher of Hegel's philosophy, Dr. Helmut Schneider was elected professor of Christian Philosophy at the New Georgia University. In 1988-2003 Prof. Schneider was the Director of the Hegel-Archive at Ruhr University Bochum. Now he gives lectures at the University of Kassel. Prof. Schneider is the editor of Hegeliana, and the editor-in-chief of Jahrbuch für Hegelforschung. He has made significant contributions in researching Hegel's intellectual heritage.