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Genetics educator

Petter Erik Portin, Finnish Genetics educator. Achievements include research in the fields of genetics and theory ofevolution. M C.

Background

Portin, Petter Erik was born on December 12, 1940 in Kruunupyy, Finland. Son of Erik Allan and Irja (Stark) Portin.

Education

Master of Science, University Turku, Finland, 1965. Licenciate of philosophy, University Turku, Finland, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Turku, Finland, 1972.

Career

Research assistant, U. Turku, Finland, 1966-1968; assistant teacher, U. Turku, Finland, 1969-1974; lecturer in genetics, U. Turku, Finland, 1975-1980; professor genetics, U. Turku, Finland, since 1980.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in the fields of genetics and theory ofevolution. M C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Connections

Married Raija Inkeri Mettälä, December 26, 1965 (divorced 1994). Children: Lauri Henrik, Anna Marja Inkeri. Life partner: Rita Seela.

father:
Erik Allan Portin

mother:
Irja (Stark) Portin

spouse:
Raija Inkeri Mettälä

child:
Anna Marja Inkeri Portin

child:
Lauri Henrik Portin