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Ulrich Thurm

Ulrich Thurm, German zoology educator. Member Rheinisch-Westfälische Akademie Wissenschaften, Society for Physical Biology (chairman 1979-1978l), also other zoological, physiological, neuroscience, and biophysics societies.

Background

  • Thurm, Ulrich was born on July 8, 1931 in Sorau, Lausitz, Germany. Son of Walter and Gertrud (Steiner) Thurm.

  • Education

    • Student zoology, physics and chemistry, University Göttingen and University Freiburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1954. Student zoology, physics and chemistry, Universität Würzburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1958. Doctor of Natural Sciences, Universität Würzburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1962.

      Student zoology, physics and chemistry, University Munich, 1962.

    Career

    • Research associate Max-Planck-Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tübingen, Federal Republic Germany, 1962-1970. Professor zoology University Bochum, Federal Republic Germany, 1971-1974. Professor, director department neurobiology University Münster, Federal Republic Germany, 1974-1996, dean Faculty Natural Sciences, 1977—1978, dean biological science Federal Republic Germany, 1982-1983.

    Works

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals and textbooks.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Member Rheinisch-Westfälische Akademie Wissenschaften, Society for Physical Biology (chairman 1979-1978l), also other zoological, physiological, neuroscience, and biophysics societies.

    Personality

    Interests

    Music, philosophy.

    Connections

    • Married Adelheid Reeh, August 22, 1964 (deceased December 1972). Children: Rüdiger, Agnes, Frauke. Married Barbara Althoff, November 4, 1974.

      Children: Henrike, Gundolf.
    • father: Walter Thurm
    • mother: Gertrud (Steiner) Thurm
    • spouses: Adelheid Reeh
    • Barbara Althoff
    • children: Rüdiger Thurm
    • Agnes Thurm
    • Frauke Thurm
    • Henrike Thurm
    • Gundolf Thurm
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    Born July 8, 1931
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    • 1954
      physics and chemistry
    • 1958
      physics and chemistry
    • 1962
      University Würzburg
    • 1962
      physics and chemistry
    • 1962 - 1970
      Research associate, Max-Planck-Institute for Biological Cybernetics
      Tübingen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
    • 1971 - 1974
      professor, zoology University Bochum
    • 1974 - 1996
      professor, department neurobiology University M+-nster
    • 1974 - 1996
      director, department neurobiology University M+-nster
    • 1977 - 1978
      professor, department neurobiology University M+-nster
    • 1977 - 1978
      director, department neurobiology University M+-nster
    • 1982 - 1983
      professor, department neurobiology University M+-nster
    • 1982 - 1983
      director, department neurobiology University M+-nster
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