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director , Medical educator

Erich Alois Nigg, Swiss medical educator, director.

Background

Nigg, Erich Alois was born on November 28, 1952 in Uster, Zurich, Switzerland. Son of Alois and Ida Nigg.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, Zurich, 1980.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow University California, San Diego, 1980—1982. Research group leader Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, 1982—1985. Assistant professor Swiss Institute Exp Cancer Research, Epalinges, 1985—1995.

Professor University Geneva, 1995—1999. Director Max-Planck-Institute Biochemistry, Martinsried-Munich, 1999—2009, Biozentrum, University Basel, Switzerland, since 2009.

Connections

Married Elena Sonia Martignoni. Children: Natalia, Simon Emmanuel.

father:
Alois Nigg

mother:
Ida Nigg

spouse:
Elena Sonia Martignoni

children:
Natalia Nigg

Simon Emmanuel Nigg