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Karl-Erich Jaeger

Karl-Erich Jaeger, German microbiologist. Achievements include research on fat-splitting enzymes of bacteria with special emphasis on lipase from Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society for Microbiology, Protein Society, Gesellschaft für Biologische Chemie.

Background

  • Jaeger, Karl-Erich was born on July 31, 1954 in Dortmund, Germany. Son of Erich and Erna-Emmi (Grasekamp) Jaeger.

  • Education

    • Degree, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, 1982. Private docent, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, 1995.

    Career

    • Research assistant department microbiology Ruhr-Universität Bochum, 1978-1982, researcher, since 1982, lecturer, since 1995. Research fellow department microbiology University British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, 1988-1989. Lecturer biotechnology DMT-Fachhochschule, Bochum, 1991-1993.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research on fat-splitting enzymes of bacteria with special emphasis on lipase from Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society for Microbiology, Protein Society, Gesellschaft für Biologische Chemie.

    Connections

    • Married Ursula Brand, June 8, 1984. Children: Julia, Kathrin.
    • father: Erich Jaeger
    • mother: Erna-Emmi (Grasekamp) Jaeger
    • spouse: Ursula Brand
    • children: Julia Jaeger
    • Kathrin Jaeger
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    Born July 31, 1954
    (age 63)
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    • 1978
      Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    • 1982
      Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    • 1995
      Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    • 1988 - 1989
      research fellow, department microbiology University British Columbia
      Vancouver, Washington, United States