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Siegfried Scherer

Siegfried Scherer, German biologist. Recipient Byk award Byk-Gulden, 1984, Otto von Guencke Research award, 2005, Good Teaching award, 2007. Member American Society for Microbiology.

Background

  • Scherer, Siegfried was born on April 7, 1955 in Oberndorf, Germany. Son of Hans-Georg and Sofia (Sturm) Scherer.

  • Education

    • Diploma in biology, University Konstanz, 1979. Doctor rerum naturalium (Doctor in Sciences), University Konstanz, 1983. Habilitation, University Konstanz, 1991.

    Career

    • University lecturer University Konstanz, Germany, 1983-1988, research fellow Germany, 1990, Virginia Polytechnic and State University, Blacksburg, 1989. Professor, director institute of microbiology Technology University München, Germany, 1991-1999. Managing director Research Center Milk and Food, Weihen-Stephan, Germany, 1999—2003.

      Chair microbial ecology Technology University Munich, since 2003, vice dean faculty Bioscience, since 2008. Member extended board directors Technology University Munich, 2001—2004.

    Works

    • Author: (books) Photosynthese, 1983, 2nd edition, 1996. Co-author: Entstehung und Geschichte der Lebewesen, 1986, Russian edition, 1996, Evolution-ein Kritisches Lehrbuch, 1998, Finnish edition, 2000, Brasilian edition, 2002, Serbian edition, 2003, 3rd edition, 2006. Editor: Typen des Lebens, 1993.

      Contributor more than 180 articles in field.

    Membership

    Member American Society for Microbiology.

    Connections

    • Married Sigrid Hartwig, December 23, 1980.
    • father: Hans-Georg Scherer
    • mother: Sofia (Sturm) Scherer
    • spouse: Sigrid Hartwig
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    Born April 7, 1955
    (age 62)
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    • 1979
      University Konstanz
    • 1983
      University Konstanz
    • 1991
      University Konstanz
    • 1983 - 1988
      University lecturer, University Konstanz
      Germany
    • 1989
      University lecturer, University Konstanz
      Blacksburg, Virginia, United States
    • 1991 - 1999
      professor, institute of microbiology Technology University M+-nchen
      Germany
    • 1991 - 1999
      director, institute of microbiology Technology University M+-nchen
      Germany
    • 1999 - 2003
      managing director, Research Center Milk and Food
      Germany
    • 2003
      chair microbial ecology Technology University Munich
    • 2008
      chair microbial ecology Technology University Munich
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