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Werner Hartmann

Werner Hartmann, German animal geneticist, researcher. Recipient G. Mendel Memorial medal. Academy of Science, Brno, Czechoslovakia, 1965. Member Worlds Poultry Science, Animal Breeding Society, Animal Genetics Science Association, Polish Society Zootechnics (honorary).

Background

  • Hartmann, Werner was born on February 10, 1927 in Schessinghausen, Germany. Son of Friedrich and Luise (Masbruch) Hartmann.

  • Education

    • Diploma in Agriculture, University Gottingen, Germany, 1952. Doctor in Agriculture, University Gottingen, Germany, 1954. Postgraduate, Iowa State University, 1956.

    Career

    • Researcher Max-Planck Institute, Mariensee, Germany, 1956-1960. Head broiler breeding Lohmann Company, Cuxhaven, Germany, 1960-1970. Head poultry genetics Federal Research, Celle, Germany, 1970-1992.

      Consultant Animal Breeding Center, Godollo, Hungary, 1963-1968, Food and Agriculture Organization of United Nations, Rome, 1972-1974, Food and Agriculture Organization Poultry Program, Poznan, Poland, 1975-1981. Chairman European Working Group Poultry Breeding Genetics, 1976-1986.

    Works

    • Author: Worlds Poultry Science Journal, 1985, British Poultry Science, 1988, Diseases of Poultry, 1992, Worlds Poultry Science Journal, 1997.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Member Worlds Poultry Science, Animal Breeding Society, Animal Genetics Science Association, Polish Society Zootechnics (honorary).

    Personality

    Interests

    Jogging, sauna, collecting old books and coins.

    Connections

    • Married Renate Merck Hartmann, November 3, 1956 (widowed October 1991). Children: Franz-David, Michael, Luise, Christof.
    • father: Friedrich Hartmann
    • mother: Luise (Masbruch) Hartmann
    • spouse: Renate Merck Hartmann
    • children: Franz-David Hartmann
    • Michael Hartmann
    • Luise Hartmann
    • Christof Hartmann
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    Born February 10, 1927
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1952
      University Göttingen
    • 1954
      University Göttingen
    • 1956
      Iowa State University
    • 1956 - 1960
      Researcher, Max-Planck Institute
      Germany
    • 1960 - 1970
      head, broiler breeding Lohmann Company
      Cuxhaven, Niedersachsen, Germany, Germany
    • 1970 - 1992
      head, poultry genetics Federal Research
      Celle, Niedersachsen, Germany, Niedersachsen, Germany, Germany

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