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researcher , Zoology educator

Klaus Heinrich Heckmann, German zoology educator, researcher. Research grantee National Science Foundation, 1967-1968, Stiftung Volkswagenwerk, 1987-1994, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, since 1962.

Background

Heckmann, Klaus Heinrich was born on August 20, 1934 in Mannheim, Germany. Son of Hans K. and Emma E. (Sattler) Heckmann.

Education

Doctor of Natural Sciences, University Tuebingen, Germany, 1962. Habilitation, University Tuebingen, Germany, 1968.

Career

Assistant professor Southwest Center for Advanced Studies, Dallas, 1965-1968. Science assistant University Tuebingen, 1962-1965, abteilungsvorsteher, 1968-1970. Professor, director Zoological Institute University Muenster, Germany, 1970-1999, professor emeritus Germany, since 1999, member senate Germany, 1971-1973, dean department biology Germany, 1980-1981.

Honorary professor Shanxi University, Taiyuan, China, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to science journals.

Membership

Member German Society Protozoology (honorary, president 1981-1987), Society of Protozoologists (vice president 1985-1986), German Society Cell Biology, German Zoological Society, Society for Genetics, Japan Society Protozoology (honorary), Cihnese Society Protozoology (honorary).

Connections

Married Katharina W. Schmelzer, April 30, 1960. Children: Henrike, Ulrike, Manfred.

father:
Hans K. Heckmann

mother:
Emma E. (Sattler) Heckmann

spouse:
Katharina W. Schmelzer

child:
Henrike Heckmann

child:
Ulrike Heckmann

child:
Manfred Heckmann