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environmental science researcher and educator

Alan John Martin Baker, British environmental science researcher and educator. Fellow Institute of Biology, Linnean Society of London, Institute of Ecology and Environtl. Management.

Background

Baker, Alan John Martin was born on July 17, 1948 in Felixstowe, United Kingdom. Son of Willie Frederick and Mary Agnes (Tibbenham) Baker.

Education

Bachelor of Science with 1st class honors, Imperial College, 1970. Achievement Rewards for College Scientists, Imperial College, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, University London, 1974.

Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, University London, 1974.

Career

Postdoctoral research worker University Sheffield, 1973-1976, lecturer in botany, 1976-1992, senior lecturer in plant ecology, 1992-1995, associate professor environmental science, since 1995. Visiting professor, research fellow Hong Kong Baptist University, since 1995. Principal environmental scientist Environtl.

Consultancy, University Sheffield, since 1986. Senior environmental advisor, research manager AERC Ltd., Colchester, United Kingdom, 1990-1991. Member national executive committee CHES, London, 1993-1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Ecology of Ultramafic (Serpentine) Soils, 1992, Phytomining of Nickel from Soil, 1995. Patentee in field.

Membership

Fellow Institute of Biology, Linnean Society of London, Institute of Ecology and Environtl. Management.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, nature photography, music (classical and modern), wine tasting, cooking.

Connections

Married Jennifer Lynda Addison, August 8, 1970 (separated). 1 child, Julia; partner Minerva Julia Moreno.

father:
Willie Frederick Baker

mother:
Mary Agnes (Tibbenham) Baker

spouse:
Jennifer Lynda Addison

child:
Julia Baker