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oceanographer , sea ice ecologist

Gerhard Stephan Dieckmann, South African oceanographer, sea ice ecologist. Recipient Antarctic medal National Science Foundation, 1990. Member Royal Society South Africa, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Polarforschung.

Background

Dieckmann, Gerhard Stephan was born on October 4, 1950 in Barberton, Transvaal, South Africa. Son of Hans Wilhelm and Annemarie Josepha Dieckmann.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, 1972. Bachelor of Science with honors, University Capetown, 1975. Msc, University Capetown, 1978.

Career

Research officer Department Sea Fisheries, Capetown, 1973-1977, senior research officer, 1977-1979. Research scientist Institute Fuer Meereskunde, Kiel, Germany, 1979-1982. Senior research scientist Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Bremerhaven, Germany, since 1983.

Membership

Member Royal Society South Africa, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Polarforschung.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Bicycling, badminton, angling.

Connections

Married Claudia Pichler, December 22, 1977. Children: Julia, Silvia.

father:
Hans Wilhelm

mother:
Annemarie Josepha Dieckmann

spouse:
Claudia Pichler

children:
Julia Dieckmann

Silvia Dieckmann