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ecotoxicologist

Peter Matthissen, British ecotoxicologist. Achievements include research in endocrine disruption in aquatic organisms caused by hormones and their mimics. Member of Society Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry.

Background

Matthissen, Peter was born on March 11, 1949 in Harrow, England. Son of Oscar Vilhelm Matthissen and Grethe Vinter Christensen.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Bristol (England) University, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, London University, 1973.

Career

Principal ecotoxicologist CEFAS, Burnham, England, 1985-2000. Director Center Ecology and Hydrology, Windermere, England, since 2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in endocrine disruption in aquatic organisms caused by hormones and their mimics.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Society Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry.

Connections

Married Christine Mary Lock, August 25, 1973. Children: Naomi, Rowan.

father:
Oscar Vilhelm Matthissen

mother:
Grethe Vinter Christensen

spouse:
Christine Mary Lock

children:
Naomi Matthissen

Rowan Matthissen