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scientist , Museum director

Pere Alberch, museum director, scientist. Guggenheim fellow, 1987.

Background

Alberch, Pere was born on November 2, 1954 in Badalona, Spain. Son of Pere and Carmen (Vie) Alberch.

Education

Bachelor in Biology and Environmental Studies, University Kansas, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Berkeley, 1980.

Career

Assistant professor biology Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1980-1985, associate professor biology, 1985-1989. Assistant curator herpetology Museum of Comparative Zoology, 1980-1985, associate curator herptetology, 1985-1989. Director Museo Nacional Ciencias Naturales, Madrid, since 1989.

Research professor Consejo Superior Investigaciones Cientificas, since 1989. BBV Foundation visiting professor genetics Cambridge (England) University, 1994.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Contemporary art.

Connections

Married Felicita d'Escrivan, August 8, 1975 (divorced October 1989). Married Elena Bardaji, August 1994.

father:
Pere Alberch

mother:
Carmen (Vie) Alberch

spouse:
Felicita d'Escrivan

spouse:
Elena Bardaji