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Animal physiology educator

Manuel de la Higuera, Spanish animal physiology educator. Grantee Spanish Administration, 1979-1997, European Commission, Brussels, since 1996. Member European Society for Comparative Physiology and Biochemistry, Nutrition Society United Kingdom, Society Española Nutricion.

Background

Higuera, Manuel de la was born on August 11, 1950 in Granada, Spain.

Education

Master in Biological Sciences, University Granada, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in Animal Physiology, University Granada, 1974. Master in Nutrition, University Granada, 1974.

Career

Assistant professor University Granada, 1973-1974. Postdoctoral researcher Institute Marine Biochemistry, Aberdeen, Scotland, 1974-1975. Associate professor University Complutense, Madrid, 1976-1979, full professor, 1979-1981, University Malaga, Spain, 19981-82, University Granada, since 1982, leader research team in fish nutrition and feeding, since 1982, head department animal physiology, 1983-1986.

Fish nutritionist, aquaculture research consultant University Granada, 1982-1998. Expert in fish nutrition and feeding Food and Agriculture Organization, Rome.

Membership

Member European Society for Comparative Physiology and Biochemistry, Nutrition Society United Kingdom, Society Española Nutricion.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cooking, fishing, walking.

Connections

Son of Manuel de la Higuera and Maria Josefa Gonzalez. Married Maria Dolores Hernandez. Children: Cristina, Manuel, Ignacio.

father:
Manuel Higuera

spouse:
Maria Dolores Hernandez

child:
Cristina Higuera

child:
Manuel Higuera

child:
Ignacio Higuera