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Dariusz Lucjan Szlachetko

Dariusz Lucjan Szlachetko, Polish botanist. Recipient award, Minister of National Education, 2001, Gynostemia Orchidalium III, 2002; fellow Humboldt, 2001-2002; grantee Committee for Science Research, 1992-1994, 1995-1997, 1998—2001, since 2001. Member of Polish Academy of Sciences (member botanical committee), International Association Plant Taxonomy, Polish Botanical Society.

Background

  • Szlachetko, Dariusz Lucjan was born on July 27, 1961 in Gdansk, Poland. Son of Henryk and Danuta (Karol) Szlachetko.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Gdansk University, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, Gdansk University, 1990. Doctor Habilitation, Poznan University, Poland, 1996.

    Career

    • Assistant Gdansk University, 1985-1990, lecturer, 1990-1997, professor, since 1998, head laboratory plant taxonomy, since 1998, head department plant taxonomy and nature conservation, since 1999, vice dean biology, geography and oceanology faculty, since 2002. Visiting professor Museum National Natural History, Paris, 1992, Paris, 95, Paris, 96, Paris, 98.

    Works

    • Author: (book) Systema Orchidalium, 1995 (Prime Minister award, 1997, Gdansk University Chancellor award, 1997, W. Szafer Memorial award, 1998). Co-author: Orchids of Poland, 1996, Flore du Cameroun, Orchidacea, 3 vols., 1998, 2001 (award Minister National Education, 2002), Flore du Gabon, Orchidaceae, 2004, Gynostemia Orchidalium I, 2000.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of Polish Academy of Sciences (member botanical committee), International Association Plant Taxonomy, Polish Botanical Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Cultivating orchids, gardening, travel, reading.

    Connections

    • Married Alina Jusis, April 30, 1983. Children: Jakub, Aleksandra.
    • father: Henryk Szlachetko
    • mother: Danuta (Karol) Szlachetko
    • spouse: Alina Jusis
    • children: Jakub Szlachetko
    • Aleksandra Szlachetko
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    Born July 27, 1961
    (age 56)
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    • 1985
      Gdansk University
    • 1990
      Gdansk University
    • 1996
      Poznan University
    • 2002
      Assistant, Gdansk University