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B.Sc. Kees MOELIKER Curator, Natuurhistorisch Museum Rotterdam; Chief, European Bureau of Improbable Research; Ig Nobel prize winner 2003, Rotterdam


1980-1984 Assistant butcher, Rotterdam
1985 Nature guide, Costa Rica
English teacher, Istanbul
1986-1989 Biology teacher, Rotterdam
1990 Lecturer in biology, Hogeschool Rotterdam
1989-1994 Education officer, Natuurhistorisch Museum Rotterdam
since 1995 Chief curator and head of communications, Natuurhistorisch Museum Rotterdam
since 2003 Editorial board, Annals of Improbable Research
since 2006 Chief, European Bureau of Improbable Research


Nederlandse Ornithologische Unie
British Ornithologists' Union
Rotterdamse Natuurhistorische Club
Dead Duck Society


Moeliker, C.W. & Heij, C.J., The rediscovery of Monarcha boanensis (Aves: Monarchidae) from Boano Island, Indonesia - Deinsea 2, 1995
Moeliker, C.W., The first case of homosexual necrophilia in the mallard Anas platyrhynchos (Aves: Anatidae) - Deinsea 8, 2001
Moeliker, C.W., Family Monarchidae (species accounts 1-20) p. 281-297 in: Del Hoyo, J, Elliot, A. & Christie, D.A. (eds.) Handbook of the Birds of the World. Vol. 11. Old World Flycatchers to Old World Warblers. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, 2006
Moeliker, C.W., A Penis-shortening Device invented by the 13th Century Poet Rumi - Archives of Sexual Behavior 36(6), 2007


Ig Nobel prize, biology 2003