!!!Marc Van Montagu
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__Present and Previous Positions__
*Emeritus Professor – Ghent University
*Founder and Chairman of the Board, IPBO - Institute for Plant Biotechnology Outreach, Ghent
*Full Professor (‘gewoon hoogleraar’), molecular genetics, Ghent University, Belgium
*Director of the Department of Genetics, Flanders Institute for Biotechnology (VIB), Belgium
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__Fields of Scholarship__
*Plant biotechnology
*Molecular biology
*Cell biology
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__Honours and Awards__
*2013 [The World Food Prize|http://www.worldfoodprize.org/index.cfm?nodeID=66969&audienceID=1]
*2013 Foreign correspondent of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences
*2009 Genome Valley Excellence Award 2009 (BioAsia, India)
*2004 Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Sofia (Bulgaria)
*2001 Third World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)
*1999 American Academy of Microbiology
*1999 Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Habana (Cuba) 
*1999 Theodor Bücher Medal (FEBS)
*1998 Japan Prize (Japan) 
*1998 Italian Academy of Sciences dei XL
*1997 The Royal Academy of Overseas Sciences, Belgium 
*1997 Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) 
*1997 Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Liege (Belgium) 
*1997 Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Brussels - ULB (Belgium)
*1995 Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Compiegne (France)
*1994-1995 Chair at the Catholic University of Louvain, Faculty of Sciences (Belgium)
*1992 The Academy of Engineering of Sweden 
*1992 Agricultural Academy of France
*1991 Agricultural Academy of Russia 
*1990 Baron, title granted by Baudouin I, King of the Belgians
*1990 Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Helsinki (Finland) 
*1990 The Charles Leopold Mayer Prize (Academy of Sciences, France)
*1990 Dr. A. de Leeuw-Damry-Bourlart Prize
*1989 Member of the Academia Europaea 
*1988 IBM-Europe Prize (France) 
*1987 Rank Prize for Nutrition (The United Kingdom) 
*1987 Belgian Royal Academy of Sciences
*1986-1987 Chair at the Free University of Brussels, Faculty of Medicine (Belgium)
*1986 Foreign Associate, The National Academy of Sciences of the USA
*1971-1972 Francqui Chair at the Catholic University of Louvain, Faculty of Medicine (Belgium)
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[Curriculum Vitae |User/Van_Montagu_Marc/CV]
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[Publication list|User/Van_Montagu_Marc/Publications]
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[Highlights of my work and anecdotes|User/Van_Montagu_Marc/Highlight]
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[Other information|User/Van_Montagu_Marc/OtherInformation]
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