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Wolfbernhard B. Spatz

Wolfbernhard B. Spatz, German neuroanatomist, researcher.


  • Spatz, Wolfbernhard B. was born on August 10, 1934 in Munich, Germany. Son of Hugo and Ortrud (von Möllendorff) Spatz.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Giessen, Germany, 1963. Habilitation, University Giessen, Germany, 1978.


    • Scientific assistant Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, Frankfurt, 1964-1968, 70-77. Professor ear, nose & throat clinic University Freiburg, head unit for morphological brain research. Visiting scientist Yerkes Regional Primate Research Center, Atlanta, 1969.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals including Acta Anatomica, Behavioural Brain Research, Brain Research, Experimental Brain Research, Folia Primatologia, Hearing Research, Journal Comparative Neurology, Morphologisches Jahrbuch, Transactions of the Royal Society Edinburgh, Neurosci. Letters.



    Primatology, human paleontology.


    • Married Christa Kohlschmidt, May 31, 1960. Children: Juliane, Friederike.
    • father: Hugo Spatz
    • mother: Ortrud (von Möllendorff) Spatz
    • spouse: Christa Kohlschmidt
    • children: Juliane Spatz
    • Friederike Spatz
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    Born August 10, 1934
    • 1963
      University Giessen
    • 1978
      University Giessen
    • 1964 - 1968
      Science assistant, Max Planck Institute for Brain Research
      Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany, Hessen, Germany, Germany