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Gérard Jean Chavancy, French research scientist. Recipient Chevalier Merit Agricole Minister Agriculture, France, 1986. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society France Biochemistry Biological Molecular, Society Biology Cellular, New York Academy of Sciences, Academy of Sciences Ardè (correspondent), Academy of Sciences Lyon.

Background

Chavancy, Gérard Jean was born on March 22, 1946 in Lyon, France. Son of Paul Joseph and Louise Elidie (Varagnat) Chavancy.

Education

Degree in science, University Claude Bernard, Lyon, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy in Speciality Biology, University Claude Bernard, Lyon, 1970. State Doctorate in Science, University Claude Bernard, Lyon, 1980.

Career

Lecturer University Claude Bernard, Lyon, 1967-1971. Assistant professor University Laval, Quebec, Canada, 1971-1973. From research assistant to science officer National Centre for Scientific Research, Lyon, since 1973.

Director Unité National Séricicole Institute National de la Recherche Agronomique, since 1986. Secretary-general International Sericultural Commission, Lyon, since 1990. Consultant Food and Agriculture Organization World Bank, since 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Sericologia, since 1986.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society France Biochemistry Biological Molecular, Society Biology Cellular, New York Academy of Sciences, Academy of Sciences Ardè (correspondent), Academy of Sciences Lyon.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, theater.

Connections

Married Marianne Peres, September 9, 1967. 1 child, Philippe.

father:
Paul Joseph Chavancy

mother:
Louise Elidie (Varagnat) Chavancy

spouse:
Marianne Peres

child:
Philippe Chavancy