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Environmental educator

Andras Victor, Hungarian environmental educator. Member International Union for Conservation of Nature Committee on Education in Hungary (chair since 1985), Hungarian Biology Society (secretary didact section since 1989), Hungarian Society for Environmental Education (chair since 1999), Green Heart Youth Environmental Movement (co-chair since 1997).

Background

Victor, Andras was born on August 23, 1943 in Tahi, Hungary. Son of Janos and Piroska (Bereczky) Victor.

Education

Master of Science, Eotvos University, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Eotvos University, 1971.

Career

Teacher Sanitary Vocational School, Budapest, 1967-1971. Lecturer National Pedagogical Institute, 1971-1977. Professor Eotvos University, since 1977.

Vice principal Eotvos University, 1986-1992, head department chemistry, 1992-1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Biology, 1972, Language and Thinking, 1977, The Man in the Time and Space, 1980. Editor: Pedagogy of Chemistry, 1988, National Environmental Education Strategy in Hungary, 1998.

Membership

Member International Union for Conservation of Nature Committee on Education in Hungary (chair since 1985), Hungarian Biology Society (secretary didact section since 1989), Hungarian Society for Environmental Education (chair since 1999), Green Heart Youth Environmental Movement (co-chair since 1997).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Playing piano and recorder, hiking, botanics, birdwatching.

Connections

Married Zsuzsanna Thoma.

father:
Janos Victor

mother:
Piroska (Bereczky) Victor

spouse:
Zsuzsanna Thoma.