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Botanist , educator

Karl Hammer, German botanist, educator.

Background

Hammer, Karl was born on February 17, 1944 in Leipzig.

Education

Diploma in Agricultural Study, 1968. Doctor, University Halle, 1974. Habil in Plant Genetic Resources, University Berlin, 1980.

Habil in Plant Breeding and Plant Genetic Resources, University Göttingen, 1992.

Career

Researcher Institute Pflanzengenetik und Kulturpflanzenforschung, Gatersleben, 1968—1992. Head genebank department IPK, 1992—1998. Professor agrobiodiversity University Kassel, Witzenhausen, 1998—2009.

Editor-in-chief & editor Several international journals. Section head plant genetic resources EUCARPIA and GPZ.

Connections

Married Merita Hammer-Spahillati.

spouse:
Merita Hammer-Spahillati.