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educator , microbiologist

Maria Jose Figueras, Spanish microbiologist, educator. Research grantee Ministry of Health, Spain, 1996-1998, 99—, Catalan Government, Spain, 1996, 99. Member American Society Microbiology, British Mycological Society.

Background

Figueras, Maria Jose was born on March 17, 1956 in Tarragona, Spain. Daughter of Aldredo Figueras and Josefa Salvat.

Education

Bachelor Biology, University Barcelona, Spain, 1979. Doctor Biology, University Barcelona, Spain, 1986.

Career

Junior lecturer in biology University Barcelona, 1979-1983, lecturer in biology, 1983-1987, associate professor, 1988-1992, University Rovira Virgili, Spain, since 1992. Consultant World Health Organization/United Nations Environmental Microbiol. Quality of Recreational Waters, 1993-1999.

Advisor European Commission DGXI Recreational Waters, 1999.

Membership

Member American Society Microbiology, British Mycological Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, furniture restoration, gardening.

Connections

Married Klaas Braaksma, June 17, 1985. Children: Gerrit, Saskia.

father:
Aldredo Figueras

mother:
Josefa Salvat

spouse:
Klaas Braaksma

child:
Gerrit Figueras

child:
Saskia Figueras