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Karl Hammer

Karl Hammer, German botanist, educator.

Background

  • Hammer, Karl was born on February 17, 1944 in Leipzig.

  • Education

    • Diploma in Agricultural Study, 1968. Doctor, University Halle, 1974. Habil in Plant Genetic Resources, University Berlin, 1980.

      Habil in Plant Breeding and Plant Genetic Resources, University Göttingen, 1992.

    Career

    • Researcher Institute Pflanzengenetik und Kulturpflanzenforschung, Gatersleben, 1968—1992. Head genebank department IPK, 1992—1998. Professor agrobiodiversity University Kassel, Witzenhausen, 1998—2009.

      Editor-in-chief & editor Several international journals. Section head plant genetic resources EUCARPIA and GPZ.

    Connections

    • Married Merita Hammer-Spahillati.
    • spouse: Merita Hammer-Spahillati.
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    Born February 17, 1944
    (age 73)
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    • 1974
      University Halle
    • 1980
      University Berlin
    • 1992
      University Göttingen
    • 1968 - 1992
      Researcher, Institute Pflanzengenetik und Kulturpflanzenforschung
      Gatersleben, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
    • 1992 - 1998
      head, genebank department IPK
    • 1998 - 2009
      professor, agrobiodiversity University Kassel
      Witzenhausen, Hessen, Germany, Germany