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Jordi Sabater-Pi Edit Profile

educator , Anthropologist and psychologist

Jordi Sabater-Pi, Spanish Anthropologist and psychologist, educator. Achievements include: contributions to the knowledge of cultural behavior of chimpanzees in the wild, including gorillas feeding and nesting in the wild, giant frog (Conraua goliath) behavior in the wild in W. Africa, Colobus behavior and Mangabey behavior in the wild. Recipient Fundació Catalana, per ala Recerca, Barcelona, 1991, Gold Medal of Science City of Barcelona, 1996.

Background

Sabater-Pi, Jordi was born on August 2, 1924 in Barcelona, Spain. Son of Narcis Sabater Bros and Elena Pi Ferrer.

Education

License Anthropology and Psychology, Barcelona University, Spain, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, Barcelona University, Spain, 1975. Doctor Honorary Causa, University Autónoma Madrid, 1993.

D. Honorary Causa, University Autónoma Barcelona, 1996.

Career

Professor anthropology, psychology, Barcelona U., since 1970; chairman of ethology, Barcelona U., since 1975.

Achievements

  • Achievements include contributions to the knowledge of cultural behavior of chimpanzees in the wild, including gorillas feeding and nesting in the wild, giant frog (Conraua goliath) behavior in the wild in W. Africa, Colobus behavior and Mangabey behavior bonobo ecology and behavior in Congo in the wild, biology and culture in Primatology. Pioneer work in study of lowland gorillas in the wild in West Africa.

Connections

Married Nuria Coca Estalella, June 18, 1950. Children: Oriol, Francesc.

father:
Narcis Sabater Bros

mother:
Elena Pi Ferrer

spouse:
Nuria Coca Estalella

child:
Oriol Sabater-Pi

child:
Francesc Sabater-Pi