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Biologist

Peter H. Becker, German biologist. Fellow, Max Planck Institute Verhaltensphysiologie, Germany, 1977-1978. Curator Catholic Foundation St, Johannes, Varel, Germany, since 1996; Member of European Ornithologists Union (treasurer since 2005), Waterbird Society, Seabird Group, German Ornithologists' Society (associate; secretary 1982-1985, board member 1986-1995), International Ornithological Committee (life).

Background

Becker, Peter H. was born on October 31, 1949 in Köln, Germany. Son of Karl and Liselotte Becker.

Education

Abitur, University Cologne, 1968. Diploma in Biology, University Cologne, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Cologne, 1976.

Career

Scientific researcher Institute Avian Research, Wilhelmshaven, Germany, 1978—1992, science director, since 1992. Professor biology University Oldenburg, Germany, since 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Journal Ornithology. Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

Membership

Curator Catholic Foundation St, Johannes, Varel, Germany, since 1996. Member of European Ornithologists Union (treasurer since 2005), Waterbird Society, Seabird Group, German Ornithologists' Society (associate. Secretary 1982-1985, board member 1986-1995), International Ornithological Committee (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Woodworking, travel.

Connections

Married Gabriele Göpfert, April 2, 1976. Children: Kristin, Andreas, Birgit.

father:
Karl Becker

mother:
Liselotte Becker

spouse:
Gabriele Göpfert

children:
Kristin Becker

Andreas Becker

Birgit Becker