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Franz Josef Hoffmann

Franz Josef Hoffmann, German biologist, researcher. Numerous research grants, United States of America, Japan, Federal Republic Germany, since 1978. Member of various science societies.


  • Hoffmann, Franz Josef was born on July 15, 1945 in Bad Reinerz, Germany. Son of Franz Josef and Marga Emilie (Voss) Hoffmann.

  • Education

    • Doctor rer. national in Plant Physiology, University Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Federal Republic Germany, 1974. Doctor habilitatus in Cell Biology and Genetics, University Kaiserslautern, Federal Republic Germany, 1980.


    • Project leader Max-Planck-Institute Plant Genetics, Ladenburg, Germany, 1974—1978. Group-leader Max-Planck-Institute Cell Biology, 1978—1982. Lecturer University Kaiserslautern, 1979—1982.

      Assistant professor biology University California-Irvine, 1982—1983, associate professor, since 1983.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Member of various science societies.


    • Married Heidrun Irene Kannt. Children: Marcia Anja, Carsten.
    • father: Franz Josef Hoffmann
    • mother: Marga Emilie (Voss) Hoffmann
    • spouse: Heidrun Irene Kannt
    • children: Marcia Anja Hoffmann
    • Carsten Hoffmann
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    Born July 15, 1945
    (age 72)
    • 1974
      University Hohenheim
    • 1980
      University Kaiserslautern
    • 1974 - 1978
      Project leader, Max-Planck-Institute Plant Genetics
      Ladenburg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
    • 1978 - 1982
      group-leader, Max-Planck-Institute Cell Biology
    • 1979 - 1982
      lecturer, University Kaiserslautern