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René Laubach

René Laubach, American conservationist. Member Becket Conservation Commission, Massachusetts, since 1987; board directors Mount Greylock Protective Association, Massachusetts, since 1988. Member Bat Conservation International, Massachusetts Association Conservation Communications, Hoffmann Bird Club (president 1988-1990).

Background

  • Laubach, René was born on April 17, 1948 in Blankenstein, Germany. Came to the United States 1954. Son of Arthur Nicholas and Irmgard (Buttler) Laubach.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Michigan State University, 1971. Master of Arts, Texas Technology University, 1976.

    Career

    • Curatorial assistant Field Museum Natural History, Chicago, 1971-1974. Research assistant The Museum, Texas Technology University, Lubbock, Texas, 1974-1976. Education director Iowa Science Center, Des Moines, 1976-1981, assistant director, 1981-1983.

      Director Dartmouth Childrens Museum, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, 1983-1984. Sanctuary director Berkshire Wildlife Sanctuaries, Lenox, since 1985. Reviewer grantes Institute Museum Services, Washington, 1988-1990.

      Panelist in field, 1991, 92.

    Works

    • Co-author: A Guide to Management of Recent Mammal Collections, 1977. Co-author booklet: A Guide to the Bats of Iowa, 1988. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Becket Conservation Commission, Massachusetts, since 1987. Board directors Mount Greylock Protective Association, Massachusetts, since 1988. Member Bat Conservation International, Massachusetts Association Conservation Communications, Hoffmann Bird Club (president 1988-1990).

    Personality

    Interests

    Nature photography, travel, natural history study.

    Connections

    • Married Christyna Mary Zielinski, August 17, 1974.
    • father: Arthur Nicholas Laubach
    • mother: Irmgard (Buttler) Laubach
    • spouse: Christyna Mary Zielinski
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    Born April 17, 1948
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1971
      Michigan State University
    • 1976
      Texas Technology University
    • 1971 - 1974
      Curatorial assistant, Field Museum Natural History
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1974 - 1976
      research assistant, The Museum
      Lubbock, Texas, United States
    • 1976 - 1981
      education director, Iowa Science Center
      Des Moines, Iowa, United States
    • 1983 - 1984
      director, Dartmouth Childrens Museum
      Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
    • 1985
      sanctuary director, Berkshire Wildlife Sanctuaries
      Lenox, Massachusetts, United States