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Plant physiologist

Cesar Arrese-Igor, Spanish plant physiologist. Member of Federation European Societies Plant Physiology, American Society Plant Biologists, Spanish Society Nitrogen Fixation (executive committee 1996—2002), Spanish Society Plant Physiology (member executive committee 2001-2005, Best Young Scientist award 1995).

Background

Arrese-Igor, Cesar was born on March 20, 1962 in Irun, Spain. Son of Cesareo Arrese-Igor and Juncal Sanchez.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Basque Country, 1985. Master of Science, University Basque Country, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, University Basque Country, 1990.

Career

Researcher Basque Government, Bilbao, Spain, 1986, Spanish Minister Education, Bilbao, 1987—1990, Institute Grassland & Environmental Research, Aberystwyth, England, 1991. Associate professor Public University Navarra, Pamplona, Spain, 1992—2000, professor plant physiology, since 2001, head department environmental science, 2002—2003, vice chancellor for research, 2003—2007. Academic director Master Environmental Agrobiology, since 2010.

Consultant in field; chair Spanish Nitrogen Fixation Conference, 1998. Visiting professor National University La Plata, Argentina, 2005, University Florida, 2007-2008.

Membership

Member of Federation European Societies Plant Physiology, American Society Plant Biologists, Spanish Society Nitrogen Fixation (executive committee 1996—2002), Spanish Society Plant Physiology (member executive committee 2001-2005, Best Young Scientist award 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Chess.

Connections

Married Mercedes Royuela, January 22, 1993. Children: Mikel, Alex.

father:
Cesareo Arrese-Igor

mother:
Juncal Sanchez

spouse:
Mercedes Royuela

children:
Mikel Arrese-Igor

Alex Arrese-Igor