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marine biologist

Henning von Nordheim, German marine biologist.

Background

Nordheim, Henning von was born on May 9, 1954 in Detmold, Germany. Son of Guenter and Marianne (von Friesen) von Nordheim.

Education

Diploma in Biology, University Goettingen, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy in Biology, University Osnabrueck, 1987.

Career

Lecturer in biology University Brunswick, Lower Saxony, 1989-1991. Scientific officer Federal Agency for Nature Conservation, Germany, since 1992, head section marine and coastal nature conservation Germany. Chair marine nature conservation group Helsinki Commission, 1993-1999, vice chair HELCOM enivron. committee, 1996-1999.

Chair German Marine Nature Conservation Working Group, since 1998. Chair HELCOM nature conservation and coastal zone management group, 2000-2004. Chair OSPAR working group Marine Areas Species and Habitats, since 2003.

Vice chair OSPAR Biodiversity Committee.

Connections

Married Petra von Nordheim. 1 child, Lena.

father:
Guenter Nordheim

mother:
Marianne (von Friesen) Nordheim

spouse:
Petra von Nordheim

child:
Lena Nordheim