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educator , Neurobiologist

Patrick Nef, Swiss neurobiologist, educator. Recipient Career Development award Swiss National Foundation, 1992, grants, 1992, 95. Member Society Genevoise des Neuroscis.

Background

Nef, Patrick was born on November 23, 1958 in Geneva, Switzerland.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Biochemistry, University Geneva, 1981. Master in Medical Biochemistry, University Geneva, 1982. Certified molecular biology, University Geneva, 1983.

Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry with honors, University Geneva, 1986.

Career

Assistant biochemistry University Geneva, 1986-1987, assistant professor biochemistry department, since 1992. Visiting scientist Weizmann Institute, Rehovot, Israel, 1987-1988. Postdoctoral fellow University Basel, Switzerland, 1988-1990.

Visiting scientist University California-San Diego, La Jolla, 1990-1992, Salk Institute, La Jolla, 1990-1992. Doctor of Philosophy thesis director biochemistry University Geneva, 1992-1996. Lecturer Gulbenkian Institute of Science, Lisbon, Portugal, 1993-1994.

Membership

Member Society Genevoise des Neuroscis.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, basketball, sailing, computer games, reading.

Connections

Son of Aloïs and Gisèle (Jourdan) N. M.Julia Williams, October 16, 1992. Children: Tamara, Laszlo, Tanguy.

father:
Aloïs Nef

mother:
Gisèle (Jourdan) Nef

child:
Tamara Nef

child:
Laszlo Nef

child:
Tanguy Nef