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Genetics educator

Wilfried Wackernagel, German genetics educator. Recipient of over 30 grants, since 1972. Member Government committee Biological Safety, Germany, since 1991. Member American Society Microbiology, Dt. Gesellschaft fur Genetik, Vereinig. Allgem. Angew. Mikrobiol.

Background

Wackernagel, Wilfried was born on February 19, 1941 in Peenemünde, Usedom, Germany. Son of Rudolf and Barbara (Jolles) Wackernagel.

Education

Diploma in Biology, University Frankfurt, Germany, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, University Bochum, Germany, 1971. Private dozent, University Bochum, Germany, 1976.

Career

Research assistant University Bochum, 1968-1972, senior research associate, 1974-1976, private dozent, 1976-1982. Research associate Yale University, New Haven, 1972-1973. Professor University Oldenburg, Germany, since 1982.

Membership

Member Government committee Biological Safety, Germany, since 1991. Member American Society Microbiology, Dt. Gesellschaft fur Genetik, Vereinig.

Allgem. Angew. Mikrobiol.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Playing music on and collecting period instruments, art.

Connections

Married Karin Breinbröcker, July, 1968.

father:
Rudolf Wackernagel

mother:
Barbara (Jolles) Wackernagel

spouse:
Karin Breinbröcker