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Wolfgang Pfeiffer

Wolfgang Pfeiffer, German zoologist, educator. Member American Society Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Canada Society Zoology, Schweizer Zoology Society, German Zoology Society.

Background

  • Pfeiffer, Wolfgang was born on October 11, 1935 in Munich, Germany. Son of Johann Gualbert and Johanna Magdalena (Schlimbach) Pfeiffer.

  • Education

    • Doctor rerum naturalium, University Munich, 1960. Habilitation, University Tübingen, Germany, 1969.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow University Vancouver, Canada, 1961-1963. Assistant University Zürich, 1963-1965, University Tübingen, 1965-1969, docent, 1969-1977, full professor, since 1977.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Society Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Canada Society Zoology, Schweizer Zoology Society, German Zoology Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Fish, physiology and behavior, archeology, marine biology.

    Connections

    • Married Helena Ziegler, March 28, 1958. Children: Wolfgang, Lorenz, Erhard.
    • father: Johann Gualbert Pfeiffer
    • mother: Johanna Magdalena (Schlimbach) Pfeiffer
    • spouse: Helena Ziegler
    • children: Wolfgang Pfeiffer
    • Lorenz Pfeiffer
    • Erhard Pfeiffer
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    Born October 11, 1935
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    • 1960
      University Munich
    • 1969
      University Tübingen
    • 1961 - 1963
      Postdoctoral fellow, University Vancouver
    • 1963 - 1965
      assistant, University Z+-rich
    • 1965 - 1969
      assistant, University Z+-rich