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Animal physiology educator

Alexandra von der Decken was German animal physiology educator.

Background

Decken, Alexandra von der was born on August 5, 1925 in Celle, Germany. Arrived in Sweden, 1952. Daughter of Kurt and Helena Marianne (von Bobers) von der Decken.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Stockholm, 1956. Phil.lic., University Stockholm, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, University Stockholm, 1963.

Career

Assistant professor University Stockholm, 1956-1963, docent, 1963, associate professor, 1963-1972, senior lecturer, 1972-1986, professor, 1986-1992, retired, 1992. Consultant in muscle protein metabolism department anesthesiology and metabolic research St. Görans Hospital, Stockholm, 1981-1992.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Wildlife research, long-distance skiing and skating, photography, travel.

Connections

father:
Kurt Decken

mother:
Helena Marianne (von Bobers) Decken