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educator , Molecular biologist

Edward Elliston Farmer, Welsh, Swiss Molecular biologist, educator. European Research fellow Royal Society United Kingdom, 1983, Graham White scholar, 1978. Member American Society Plant Physiology.

Background

Farmer, Edward Elliston was born on April 17, 1958 in Llangefni, Anglesey, Wales. Son of Philip John and Patricia Anne (Francis) Farmer.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Liverpool, England, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, University Liverpool, England, 1983.

Career

Research associate Washington State University, Pullman, 1987-1992. Professor plant biology University Lausanne, Switzerland, since 1992. Director Institute Plant Biology and Plant Physiological, Switzerland, 1992-1998.

Vice director Ecology Institute, Switzerland, 1999-2000.

Membership

Member American Society Plant Physiology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: botany, fishing, amateur theatre, mountain climbing.

Connections

father:
Philip John Farmer

mother:
Patricia Anne (Francis) Farmer