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chemist and educator

Urs Marcel Séquin, Swiss chemist and educator. Reichstein stipend Basler Chemiefirmen, 1973. Lieutenant Swiss Army, 1972-1990. Member New Swiss Chemical Society, Naturforschende Gesellschaft Basel (president 1985-1986).

Background

Séquin, Urs Marcel was born on March 18, 1943 in Winterthur, Switzerland. Son of Carlo Robert and Johanna Margaretha (Schaeppi) Séquin.

Education

Diploma Chemiker, University Basel, Switzerland, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy II, University Basel, Switzerland, 1970.

Career

Research assistant, U. Basel, 1970-1973, 74-76; privatdozent, U. Basel, 1976-1990; a.o. professor of chemistry, U. Basel, since 1990; postdoctoral fellow, Yale University, New Haven, 1973-1974. Member Kuratorium of Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, 1972-1988.

Membership

Lieutenant Swiss Army, 1972-1990. Member New Swiss Chemical Society, Naturforschende Gesellschaft Basel (president 1985-1986).

Connections

Married Regine Elmiger, February 14, 1970. Children: Pascal, Martin, Brigitte.

father:
Carlo Robert Séquin

mother:
Johanna Margaretha (Schaeppi) Séquin

spouse:
Regine Elmiger

children:
Brigitte Séquin

Martin Séquin

Pascal Séquin