Bodmer, Sir Walter (Fred)

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BODMER, Sir Walter (Fred)

BODMER, Sir Walter (Fred). British (born Germany), b. 1936. Genres: Biology, Medicine/Health. Career: Director General, Imperial Cancer Research Fund, 1991-, Research Director, 1979-91; President, European Association for Cancer Research, 1994-. Research Fellow, 1958-60, and Official Fellow, 1961, Clare Coll., Cambridge, and Demonstrator, Dept. of Genetics, Cambridge University, 1960-61; Fellow and Visiting Assistant Professor, 1961-62, Assistant Professor, 1962-66, Associate Professor, 1966-68, and Professor of Genetics, 1968-70, Stanford University School of Medicine, California; Professor of Genetics, Oxford University, 1970-79. Chairman of the Trustees, Natural History Museum, 1989-93; President, Organisation of European Cancer Institutes, 1990-93; President, International Federation of Associations for the Advancement of Science and Technology, 1992-94. Publications: (with L. Cavalli-Sforza) The Genetics of Human Population, 1971; (with A. Jones) Our Future Inheritance: Choice or Chance?, 1974; (with L. Cavalli-Sforza) Genetics, EvoIution, and Man, 1976; (ed.) Inherited Susceptibility to Cancer in Man, 1982; (with R. McKie) The Book of Man, 1994. Address: Hertford College, Oxford OX1 3BW, England. Online address: [email protected]