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Birgit Ann-Marie Margareta Nordbring-Hertz Edit Profile

microbiologist , researcher

Birgit Ann-Marie Margareta Nordbring-Hertz, Swedish microbiologist, researcher. Member Society General Microbiology, British Mycological Society, European Society Nematologists, American Society Microbiology, Royal Physiographic Society Lund (president-elect 1997-1998, president 1998-1999, past president 1999-2000), New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Nordbring-Hertz, Birgit Ann-Marie Margareta was born on May 16, 1923 in Tofteryd, Sweden. Daughter of Martin and Ingeborg (Klinga) Nordbring.

Education

Farm.kand, School Pharmacy, Stockholm, 1946. Fil.kand., Lund (Sweden) University, 1950. Fil.lic., Lund (Sweden) University, 1956.

Doctor of Philosophy, Lund (Sweden) University, 1974.

Career

Amanuens Lund (Sweden) University, 1951-1954, 63-68. Research assistant Swedish Natural Science Research Council, 1968-1975, assistant professor, 1976-1981, associate professor, 1982-1989, professor, 1987. Head department microbial ecology Lund University, 1975-1989, professor emeritus, 1989.

Membership

Member Society General Microbiology, British Mycological Society, European Society Nematologists, American Society Microbiology, Royal Physiographic Society Lund (president-elect 1997-1998, president 1998-1999, past president 1999-2000), New York Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married C. Hellmuth Hertz, February 21, 1953 (deceased April 1990). Children: Hans M., Thomas G.

father:
Martin Nordbring

mother:
Ingeborg (Klinga) Nordbring

spouse:
C. Hellmuth Hertz

children:
Hans M. Nordbring-Hertz

Thomas G. Nordbring-Hertz