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Elzbieta Maria Turnau

Elzbieta Maria Turnau, Polish geologist, educator. Grantee, State Committee Science Research, Poland, 1991, 1993, 2001, 2005. Member of International Union Geological Sciences (correspondent member subcommittee Devonian stratigraphy 1991—2001, correspondent member subcommittee carbonifeous stratigraphy 1995—2004), Polish Botanical Society, Polish Geological Society.

Background

  • Turnau, Elzbieta Maria was born on April 22, 1933 in Moszczany, Poland. Daughter of Józef Turnau and Zifia Neusser.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Jagiellonian University, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, Jagiellonian University, 1966.

    Career

    • Assistant Institute Geological Science, Polish Academy of Sciences, 1956—1966, reader, 1967—1981, assistant professor, 1981—1992, professor, since 1992.

    Works

    • Member editorial board: Review Palaeobotony and Palynology, Acta Palaeobotanica, Studia Geologica Polonica. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of International Union Geological Sciences (correspondent member subcommittee Devonian stratigraphy 1991—2001, correspondent member subcommittee carbonifeous stratigraphy 1995—2004), Polish Botanical Society, Polish Geological Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, sewing, jewelry making, cooking.

    Connections

    • father: Józef Turnau
    • mother: Zifia Neusser
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    Born April 22, 1933
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    • 1956
      Jagiellonian University
    • 1966
      Jagiellonian University
    • 1956 - 1966
      Assistant, Institute Geological Science
    • 1967 - 1981
      Assistant, Institute Geological Science
      Reader, West Virginia, United States

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