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Peter H. Becker

Peter H. Becker, German biologist. Fellow, Max Planck Institute Verhaltensphysiologie, Germany, 1977-1978. Curator Catholic Foundation St, Johannes, Varel, Germany, since 1996; Member of European Ornithologists Union (treasurer since 2005), Waterbird Society, Seabird Group, German Ornithologists' Society (associate; secretary 1982-1985, board member 1986-1995), International Ornithological Committee (life).

Background

  • Becker, Peter H. was born on October 31, 1949 in Köln, Germany. Son of Karl and Liselotte Becker.

  • Education

    • Abitur, University Cologne, 1968. Diploma in Biology, University Cologne, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Cologne, 1976.

    Career

    • Scientific researcher Institute Avian Research, Wilhelmshaven, Germany, 1978—1992, science director, since 1992. Professor biology University Oldenburg, Germany, since 1997.

    Works

    • Editor: Journal Ornithology. Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Curator Catholic Foundation St, Johannes, Varel, Germany, since 1996. Member of European Ornithologists Union (treasurer since 2005), Waterbird Society, Seabird Group, German Ornithologists' Society (associate. Secretary 1982-1985, board member 1986-1995), International Ornithological Committee (life).

    Personality

    Interests

    Woodworking, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Gabriele Göpfert, April 2, 1976. Children: Kristin, Andreas, Birgit.
    • father: Karl Becker
    • mother: Liselotte Becker
    • spouse: Gabriele Göpfert
    • children: Kristin Becker
    • Andreas Becker
    • Birgit Becker
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    Born October 31, 1949
    (age 67)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1968
      University Cologne
    • 1973
      University Cologne
    • 1976
      University Cologne
    • 1978 - 1992
      Science researcher, Institute Avian Research
      Wilhelmshaven, Niedersachsen, Germany, Germany

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