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Chemistry educator

Maurice Roger Cosandey, Swiss chemistry educator. Organizer recycling courses for Swiss chemistry teachers, since 1985. Member Swiss Chemistry Olympic Committee (president since 1996), Swiss Association of French Spkg. Chemistry Teachers (secretary since 1982).

Background

Cosandey, Maurice Roger was born on April 24, 1937 in Lausanne, Switzerland. Son of Henri and Marthe (Schertenleib) Cosandey.

Education

Degree in chemical engineering, University Lausanne, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, University Lausanne, 1964.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Harvard University, 1965-1966. Lecturer in physical chemistry University Lausanne, 1966-1976. High school teacher Gymnase de Chamblandes, since 1976.

National delegate International Union Pure and Applied Chemistry-Committee on Teaching of Chemistry, London, 1985-2000. Head national team International Chemistry Olympiad, since 1986.

Membership

Organizer recycling courses for Swiss chemistry teachers, since 1985. Member Swiss Chemistry Olympic Committee (president since 1996), Swiss Association of French Spkg. Chemistry Teachers (secretary since 1982).

Connections

Married Francine Tenthorey April 4, 1964 (divorced 1981). Children: David, Denis. Married Francine Muller, January 6, 1982.

father:
Henri Cosandey

mother:
Marthe (Schertenleib) Cosandey

spouses:
Francine Tenthorey April 4

Francine Muller

children:
David Cosandey

Denis Cosandey