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Science educator

Urs Victor Wirth, Swiss science educator. Grantee Swiss National Science Foundation, 1990-1991, National Institutes of Health, 1991-1992. Member American Society for Microbiology, Union Schweizerischer Gesellschaft fur experimentelle Biologie, Schweizerische Gesellschaft Mikrobiologie.

Background

Wirth, Urs Victor was born on March 1, 1959 in Luzern, Switzerland. Son of Julius and Vreni (Schmid) Wirth.

Education

Dr.phil. II, University Zürich, 1991.

Career

Biology teacher Junior College, Luzern, 1984-1986. Researcher virology Veterinary Medical, Zürich, 1986-1990. Researcher Syntex Inc., Palo Alto, California, 1990-1991.

Teacher of chemistry Junior College, Zürich, 1991-1993, teacher for science Basel and Luzern, since 1994. Research project leader aiRVi-Institute, Hornussen, since 1992. Head aiRVi-Institute, Hornussen, since 1994, biomedical Institute, Horw, since 1992.

Collaborator Stanford (California) University, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Poznan University, Poland, Warsaw University, Okayama University, Japan, Tokyo, since 1995.

Membership

Member American Society for Microbiology, Union Schweizerischer Gesellschaft fur experimentelle Biologie, Schweizerische Gesellschaft Mikrobiologie.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sports, health, video, computing, science.

Connections

Married Ludmila Elzbieta Bronkowska, November 26, 1993. 1 child, Dave Alex Nicolas.

father:
Julius Wirth

mother:
Vreni (Schmid) Wirth

spouse:
Ludmila Elzbieta Bronkowska

child:
Dave Alex Nicolas Wirth