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Klaus Heinrich Heckmann

Klaus Heinrich Heckmann, German zoology educator, researcher. Research grantee National Science Foundation, 1967-1968, Stiftung Volkswagenwerk, 1987-1994, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, since 1962.

Background

  • Heckmann, Klaus Heinrich was born on August 20, 1934 in Mannheim, Germany. Son of Hans K. and Emma E. (Sattler) Heckmann.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Natural Sciences, University Tuebingen, Germany, 1962. Habilitation, University Tuebingen, Germany, 1968.

    Career

    • Assistant professor Southwest Center for Advanced Studies, Dallas, 1965-1968. Science assistant University Tuebingen, 1962-1965, abteilungsvorsteher, 1968-1970. Professor, director Zoological Institute University Muenster, Germany, 1970-1999, professor emeritus Germany, since 1999, member senate Germany, 1971-1973, dean department biology Germany, 1980-1981.

      Honorary professor Shanxi University, Taiyuan, China, since 1995.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to science journals.

    Membership

    Member German Society Protozoology (honorary, president 1981-1987), Society of Protozoologists (vice president 1985-1986), German Society Cell Biology, German Zoological Society, Society for Genetics, Japan Society Protozoology (honorary), Cihnese Society Protozoology (honorary).

    Connections

    • Married Katharina W. Schmelzer, April 30, 1960. Children: Henrike, Ulrike, Manfred.
    • father: Hans K. Heckmann
    • mother: Emma E. (Sattler) Heckmann
    • spouse: Katharina W. Schmelzer
    • children: Henrike Heckmann
    • Ulrike Heckmann
    • Manfred Heckmann
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    Born August 20, 1934
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    • 1962
      University Tuebingen
    • 1968
      University Tuebingen
    • 1962 - 1965
      science assistant, University Tuebingen
    • 1965 - 1968
      Assistant, professor Southwest Center for Advanced Studies
      Dallas, Texas, United States
    • 1968 - 1970
      science assistant, University Tuebingen
    • 1970 - 1999
      professor, Zoological Institute University Muenster
      Germany
    • 1970 - 1999
      director, Zoological Institute University Muenster
      Germany
    • 1980 - 1981
      professor, Zoological Institute University Muenster
    • 1980 - 1981
      director, Zoological Institute University Muenster
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