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Ecologist , educator

David McClintock Newbery, British ecologist, educator. German Academic Exchange Service scholarship, 1982, Leverhulme fellowship, 1984.


Newbery, David McClintock was born on February 18, 1952 in Bath, England.


Bachelor of Science in Botany with honors, Imperial College, London University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Bristol University, 1977. Doctor of Science, Bristol University, 2003.


Postdoctoral research assistant Imperial College and Royal Society Aldabra Station, 1976—1979. Lecturer Department Biological Science, University Stirling, 1979—1996, senior lecturer, 1995—1996. Professor University Bern, since 1996.

Guest professor University Basel, 1989. Editor Journal Tropical Ecology, 1994. Director Institute Geobotany, 1998—2000, Institute Plant Science, 2003—2006.


  • Other Interests

    Rowing, skiing.