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chemist

Veronika Ruth Meyer, Swiss chemist. Member Swiss Alpine Club (climbing leader).

Background

Meyer, Veronika Ruth was born on April 25, 1951 in Berne, Switzerland. Daughter of Theodor Paul and Maria Ruth (Schär) Gerber.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Engineering School Burgdorf, Switzerland, 1974. License natural science, University Berne, 1989. Doctor of National Sciences, University Berne, 1989.

Privat-docent, University Berne, 1996.

Career

Assistant Engineering School Burgdorf, 1974-1975, University Berne, 1976-1989, senior assistant, 1990-1998. Postdoctoral fellow Weizmann Institute, Rehovot, Israel, 1989-1990, University Delaware, Newark, 1990. Lecturer University Basel, Switzerland, 1993, University Berne, Switzerland, since 1996, University Innsbruck, 1999.

Senior scientist EMPA, St. Gallen, since 1998. Vice president analytical chemistry division Swiss Chemistry Society, since 2006.

Membership

Member Swiss Alpine Club (climbing leader).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Mountain climbing (Everest summiteer 2007), classical music.

Connections

Married Otto Meyer, December 23, 1974.

father:
Theodor Paul Gerber

mother:
Maria Ruth (Schär) Gerber

spouse:
Otto Meyer