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Hans Johannes Wilhelm Richard Kossel

biologist , educator

Hans Johannes Wilhelm Richard Kossel, German biologist, educator. Member European Molecular Biology Organization, Gesellschaft Biologische Chemie, International Society for Plant Molecular Biology.; Club: Hans Pfitzner, Gesellschaft.

Background

Kossel, Hans Johannes Wilhelm Richard was born on December 20, 1934 in Landsberg am Lech, Germany. Son of Willy and Rosa (Zeisel) Kossel.

Education

Diplomchemist, University Munich, 1960, Doctor rerum naturalium (Doctor in Sciences), 1962.

Career

Assistant, Max Planck Institute, Munich, 1962-1964. Research associate Institute for Enzyme Research, Madison, Wisconsin, 1964-1967. Science assistant Institute of Biology III, University Freiburg, 1968-1969, habilitation in molecular biology, 1969, dozent, 1969-1973, professor, since 1973, director, 1980-1983.

Consultant in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to science journals. Author books and encyclopedias for biochemistry and biology. Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft grantee, since 1967.North Atlantic Treaty Organization Research fellow, 1964-1966.

Membership

Member European Molecular Biology Organization, Gesellschaft Biologische Chemie, International Society for Plant Molecular Biology. Club: Hans Pfitzner, Gesellschaft.

Connections

Married Inge Heydkamp, October 24, 1959. Children– Sabine, Hans-Ekkehard, Wolfram.

father:
Willy Kossel

mother:
Rosa (Zeisel) Kossel

spouse:
Inge Heydkamp

child:
Sabine Kossel

child:
Hans-Ekkehard Kossel

child:
Wolfram Kossel