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Dominik Fijalkowski

Dominik Fijalkowski, Polish biology educator. Decorated Commander and Knight Bachelor's Cross Polish Revival, Golden Cross of Merit; named Meritorious Teacher Poland, Meritorious Professor Poland; recipient Minister's award (5 times), Public Service Golden Merit award (12 times). Member Polish Botanical Society, Wild Life Preservation Committee, Polish Tourist Country-Lovers Association, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

  • Fijalkowski, Dominik was born on March 14, 1922 in Huta Borowska, Poland. Son of Jan and Marianna (Gierej) Fijalkowski.

  • Education

    • Habilitation, University Maria Curie-Sklodowska. Doctor, University Maria Curie-Sklodowska, Lublin, Poland, since 1959.

    Career

    • Professor Maria Curie-Sklodowska University, Lublin, since 1971. Director University Botanic Garden, 1965-1971, head department plant geography and systematics, since 1971.

    Works

    • Contributor over 385 articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Polish Botanical Society, Wild Life Preservation Committee, Polish Tourist Country-Lovers Association, New York Academy of Sciences.

    Connections

    • Married Elzbieta Chojnacka, April 11, 1979. 3 children.
    • father: Jan Fijalkowski
    • mother: Marianna (Gierej) Fijalkowski
    • spouse: Elzbieta Chojnacka
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    Born March 14, 1922
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    • 1971
      Professor, Maria Curie-Sklodowska University
      Lublin, Lubelskie, Poland