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biology professor

Eckhard Walter Leistner, German biology professor. With Navy, 1960-1962. Member Society for Medicinal Plant Research.

Background

Leistner, Eckhard Walter was born on January 20, 1941 in Bad Oeynhausen, Germany. Son of Walter Gustav and Kaethe (Tracht) Leistner.

Education

Doctor in Natural Sciences, LM University, Muenchen, Federal Republic Germany, 1968. Habilitation, Ruhr University, Bochum, Federal Republic Germany, 1973.

Career

Assistant Botanical Institute LM University, Muenchen, 1968-1969. Research associate Department Chemistry, Mac Master University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, 1969-1971. Assistant Ruhr University, Bochum, 1971-1973, lecturer, 1973-1975.

Associate professor F.-W. University, Muenster, Germany, 1975-1983, professor Bonn, Germany, 1983—2006. Director Institute Pharmaceutical Biology, University Bonn, since 1983.

Membership

With Navy, 1960-1962. Member Society for Medicinal Plant Research.

Connections

Married Doris Beyer, August 19, 1968. Children: Jan Nikolaus, Tillman Brian, Clemens Benjamin.

father:
Walter Gustav Leistner

mother:
Kaethe (Tracht) Leistner

spouse:
Doris Beyer

children:
Jan Nikolaus Leistner

Tillman Brian Leistner

Clemens Benjamin Leistner