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Maarten Jan Chrispeels

Maarten Jan Chrispeels, Belgian biology professor. John. S. Guggenheim Foundation fellow, 1973-1974. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, National Academy of Sciences, American Society Plant Physiologists (Stephen Hales prize 1996), American Society Cell Biologists.

Background

  • Chrispeels, Maarten Jan was born on February 10, 1938 in Kortenberg, Belgium.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy in Agronomy, University Illinois, 1964.

    Career

    • Research assistant agronomy University Illinois, La Jolla, 1963-1964. Research associate plant biochemistry Research Institute Advanced Studies, 1964-1965, Atomic Energy Commission, 1965-1967. Research associate microbiology Perdue University, 1967, from assistant professor to associate professor, 1967-1979.

      Professor biology University California, San Diego, since 1979. Program manager competitive research grant office United States Department of Agriculture, 1979.

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, National Academy of Sciences, American Society Plant Physiologists (Stephen Hales prize 1996), American Society Cell Biologists.

    Connections

    • Married, 1966; 2 children.
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    Born February 10, 1938
    Nationality
    • 1964
      University Illinois
    • 1963 - 1964
      Research assistant, agronomy University Illinois
      La Jolla, California, United States
    • 1964 - 1965
      research associate, plant biochemistry Research Institute Advanced Studies
    • 1965 - 1967
      research associate, plant biochemistry Research Institute Advanced Studies
    • 1979
      professor, biology University California
      San Diego, California, United States

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