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educator , zoologist

Wolfgang Pfeiffer, German zoologist, educator. Member American Society Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Canada Society Zoology, Schweizer Zoology Society, German Zoology Society.

Background

Pfeiffer, Wolfgang was born on October 11, 1935 in Munich, Germany. Son of Johann Gualbert and Johanna Magdalena (Schlimbach) Pfeiffer.

Education

Doctor rerum naturalium, University Munich, 1960. Habilitation, University Tübingen, Germany, 1969.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow, U. Vancouver, Canada, 1961-1963; assistant, U. Zürich, 1963-1965; assistant, U. Tübingen, 1965-1969; docent, U. Tübingen, 1969-1977; full professor, U. Tübingen, since 1977.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Canada Society Zoology, Schweizer Zoology Society, German Zoology Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: physiology and behavior, archeology, marine biology.

Connections

Married Helena Ziegler, March 28, 1958. Children: Wolfgang, Lorenz, Erhard.

father:
Johann Gualbert Pfeiffer

mother:
Johanna Magdalena (Schlimbach) Pfeiffer

spouse:
Helena Ziegler

child:
Lorenz Pfeiffer

child:
Wolfgang Pfeiffer

child:
Erhard Pfeiffer