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microbiologist

Ilze Irbe, Latvian microbiologist. Recipient Award in Science for Young Scientists, Latvian Academy of Sciences and Joint- Stock Company “Aldaris”, 1999; grantee, European Community 5th Framework Program, 2004-2006; scholar, Research Council Norway, 2001, Nordic Academy for Advanced Study, 2001.

Background

Irbe, Ilze was born on September 12, 1969 in Riga, Latvia. Daughter of Otto and Rita Irbe.

Education

Diploma in Microbiology, University Latvia, Riga, 1994. Master of Science, University Latvia, Riga, 1996.

Career

Assistant department leucozology Riga Medicine Institute, 1987—1988. Assistant department phytopathology Latvian State Center Plant Protection, 1988—1989. Assistant department wood materials Latvian State Institute Wood Chemistry, 1994—2001, researcher, since 2001.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of European Mycological Association, Latvian Mycological Society (board member 2002-2007), Latvian Microbiology Society, International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation Society (Poster prize 2003).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, nature activities, country music, skiing, sports.

Connections

father:
Otto Irbe

mother:
Rita Irbe