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human genetics and anthropology scientist

Ulrich Rudolf Gottfried Wolf, German human genetics and anthropology scientist. Fellow Institute for Advanced Study (Berlin); member Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina, Accademia di Scienze e Lettere/Istituto Lombardo, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften.

Background

Wolf, Ulrich Rudolf Gottfried was born on January 2, 1933 in Riesa/Elbe, Germany. Son of Kurt Reinhard and Gertrude Johanna Therese (Bergk) Wolf.

Education

Drrernat, University Munich, Germany, 1961. Habilitation, University Freiburg, Germany, 1969.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow University Wisconsin, Madison, 1962. Science assistant University Freiburg, 1961-1967, academy counselor, 1967-1969, docent, 1969-1972, professor, chair human genetics and anthropology, since 1972. President European Society Human Genetics, 1975.

Elected consultant Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, 1976-1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor various books in human genetics. Editor Human Genetics, 1976-1997. Contributor some 150 articles to Cell, Nature, Nature Genetics, Human Genetics, Chromosoma, others.

Membership

Fellow Institute for Advanced Study (Berlin). Member Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina, Accademia di Scienze e Lettere/Istituto Lombardo, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften.

Connections

Married Maria Martha Hertha Wehrmann, December 31, 1960. Children: Hans, Hedwig, Albrecht, Eduard, Anne, Heinrich.

father:
Kurt Reinhard Wolf

mother:
Gertrude Johanna Therese (Bergk) Wolf

spouse:
Maria Martha Hertha Wehrmann

children:
Eduard Wolf

Heinrich Wolf

Anne Wolf

Albrecht Wolf

Hedwig Wolf

Hans Wolf