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Botany educator

Johann Jakob Oertli was Swiss botany educator. Member of Crop Science Society of America, American Society Agronomy.

Background

Oertli, Johann Jakob was born on July 16, 1927 in Ossingen, Switzerland. Son of J. Jakob and Mathilde (Sigg) Oertli.

Education

Degree in forest engineering, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, Zürich, Switzerland, 1951. Master of Science, University California, Berkeley, 1953. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Berkeley, 1956.

Career

Instructor, assistant professor plant nutrition and soils University of California at Los Angeles, 1957-1964. Associate professor University California, Riverside, 1964-1970, full professor, 1970-1974. Professor botany, chairman Institute of Botany University Basel, Switzerland, 1974-1979.

Professor Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, Zürich, 1979-1993, retired, 1993. Advisor in field, since 1957.

Membership

Member of Crop Science Society of America, American Society Agronomy.

Connections

Married Regula E. Bosshard, April 7, 1961. Children: J. Jakob, Barbara R., Katharina E., Thomas P.

father:
J. Jakob Oertli

mother:
Mathilde (Sigg) Oertli

spouse:
Regula E. Bosshard

child:
J. Jakob Oertli

child:
Barbara R. Oertli

child:
Katharina E. Oertli

child:
Thomas P. Oertli