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Biochemist , educator

David Leslie Eaker, American biochemist, educator. Member New York Academy of Sciences, Sigma Xi, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Eaker, David Leslie was born on July 17, 1935 in Little Falls, New York, United States. Arrived in Sweden, 1962. Son of Leslie Snell and Dorothy Mae (Tripp) Eaker.

Education

AB, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Rockefeller University, 1962.

Career

National Institutes of Health postdoctoral fellow Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1962-1964, Swedish Natural Science Research fellow, 1965-1972, docent in biochemistry, since 1973, chairman department of biochemistry 1984-1998.

Membership

Member New York Academy of Sciences, Sigma Xi, Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking in the mountains, gardening, building, cooking.

Connections

Married Birgit Katrin Agmalm, April 17, 1965. Children: Ingrid Molly, Sonja Teresa, Erik David.

father:
Leslie Snell Eaker

mother:
Dorothy Mae (Tripp) Eaker

spouse:
Birgit Katrin Agmalm

children:
Ingrid Molly Eaker

Sonja Teresa Eaker

Erik David Eaker