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Engineering educator

Pierre Frédéric Monsan, French engineering educator. Achievements include patents in field; development of dermocosmetic products, product for prevention of Type II diabetes. Recipient Innovation award, ADERMIP, Toulouse, 1996, Chaptal award, National Society Promotion Industry, Paris, 1999, Academy Palms award, Ministry of Education, Paris, 2002.

Background

Monsan, Pierre Frédéric was born on June 25, 1948 in Prades, France. Son of Dominique Jean Monsan and Odile Perez.

Education

Degree in engring, National Institute Applied Sciences, Toulouse, France, 1969. Doctor of Engineering, National Institute Applied Sciences, Toulouse, France, 1971. Doctor of Science, University Sabatier, Toulouse, 1977.

Career

Lecturer National Institute Applied Sciences, Toulouse, 1969—1973, assistant professor, 1973—1981, professor, since 1981. Founder, CSO BioEurope, 1984—1989, Chief Executive Officer, 1989—1993. Professor Ecole des Mines, Paris, since 1993, French University Institute, Paris, since 2003.

Consultant, member science advisory boards pharmaceutical and food companies, since 1993. Chairman science advisory board Region Midi-Pyrenees, France, French Institute for Brewing and Malting, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field. Development of dermocosmetic products, product for prevention of Type II diabetes.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (books) Immobilized Enzymes, 1975, Use of Enzymes in Food Industries, 1982. Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

Membership

Member of French Biochemistry Society, French Microbiology Society, Club Crin Biotechnology (chairman 1993—2003).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Horseback riding, downhill skiing, guitar.

Connections

Married Dominique Augusta Picard, July 1, 1969. Children: Elise, Max.

father:
Dominique Jean Monsan

mother:
Odile Perez

spouse:
Dominique Augusta Picard

children:
Elise Monsan

Max Monsan