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microbiologist

Alasdair Hewitt Neilson, British microbiologist. Member of American Society Microbiology, American Chemical Society.

Background

Neilson, Alasdair Hewitt was born on June 26, 1932 in Glasgow, Scotland. Son of Alexander and Margaret (Johnston) Neilson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Glasgow, 1954. Doctor of Philosophy, University Cambridge, England, 1958.

Career

Technical officer, ICI Pharmaceuticals, 1962-1965; university lecturer, U. Sussex, Brighton, 1965-1968; research bacteriologist, University of California, Berkeley, 1968-1972; research biochemist, U. Stockholm, 1972-1975; section leader, Swedish Environmental Research Institute, Stockholm, 1975-1987; research manager, Swedish Environmental Research Institute, Stockholm, 1987-1992; principal scientist, Swedish Environmental Research Institute, Stockholm, since 1992.

Membership

Member of American Society Microbiology, American Chemical Society.

Connections

father:
Alexander Neilson

mother:
Margaret (Johnston) Neilson