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Simon Schwendener

Swiss botanist and university teacher


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Simon Schwendener was a Swiss botanist who was a native of Buchs in the Canton of St. Gallen.In 1856 he received his doctorate at the University of Zurich, where afterwards he was an assistant to Carl Wilhelm von Nägeli . In 1860 he became a professor of botany at the University of Munich, and in 1867 a professor of botany and director of the Botanical Gardens in Basel. In 1877 he succeeded Wilhelm Hofmeister as professor of botany at the University of Tübingen, and from 1878 until his retirement in 1910, Schwendener was a professor at the University of Berlin.

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University of Zurich

University in Switzerland

Humboldt University of Berlin

Public research university in Berlin, Germany

University of Tübingen

Public research university located in the city of Tübingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

University of Basel

University in Basel, Switzerland

Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

German university in Munich, Bavaria

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#1627 World Rank
#38570 World Rank