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biologist researcher

Andre Jean Pierre Henri Giordan, French biologist researcher. Recipient Grameyer award University Louisville, 1988, Cage a mouche award, Nice, 1989.


Giordan, Andre Jean Pierre Henri was born on November 7, 1946 in Nice, France. Son of Francois and Laurence (Abbo) Giordan.


Doctor of Physiology, University Nice, France, 1970. Postmaster of History of Sciences, University Paris, 1974. Doctor on Didactic and Epistemology of Sciences, University Paris V "Sorbonne", 1976.


Physiologist researcher University Nice, France, 1968-1971. Teacher Ministry of Education, France, 1971-1980. Science didactic researcher National Institute Education, Paris, 1972-1976, research director, 1976-1980.

Extraordinary professor University Geneva, Switzerland, 1980-1983. Research director University Paris VII, 1978-1996. Professor University Geneva, since 1983.

LDES director; president educational science section 1992-1994. Research director National Center for Science Research, Paris, 1976-1980. Environmental consultant United Nations Educational and United Nations Environment Programme, 1976-1987.

CECSI network director, since 1980. Science and technical communication consultant OCDE, since 1993, CCE, since 1993. Chairman Geneve Education Science Committee, 1991-1994, Commission Biological Education.



Member Swiss Society Education, International Network in Sciences, Technology, Education, International Union Biological Sciences, Commission Biological Education (vice chairman 1994-1998, chairman since 2000), Association for Development Research on Didactic Sciences, Pansemiotic Association, European Society Didactic Biology (vice president since 1990), Communications, Education, Culture Science and Technology Network (president since 1988), Development Innovation Research Education Science (chairman since 1990), Bateleur de la Sciences (chairman since 1993).


  • Other Interests

    Theater, plastic arts, cuisine, sports.


1 child, Séverine.

Francois Giordan

Laurence (Abbo) Giordan

Séverine Giordan