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ZdzisLAw Kazimierz Pucek

ZdzisLAw Kazimierz Pucek, Polish mammalogist. Member Deutsche Geselschaft fur Säugetierkunde, Polish Zoological Society (chairman theriological section 1969-1982), Nikolay Copernicus Society Naturalists, Polish Academy of Sciences (correspondent, chairman committee zoology 1987-1996), American Society Mammalogists (honorary), Theriological Society, Russian Academy of Sciences (honorary).

Background

  • Pucek, ZdzisLAw Kazimierz was born on April 2, 1930 in Radzyn Podl, Poland. Son of Józef and Maria (Krukowska) Pucek.

  • Education

    • Bachelor Biology, M. Curie-Sklodowska University, Lublin, Poland, 1952. Doctor of Philosophy Zoology, M. Curie-Sklodowska University, Lublin, Poland, 1961. Master Biology, Warsaw (Poland) University, 1954.

      Habilitation, Jagiellonian University, Cracow, Poland, 1966.

    Career

    • Junior science worker Mammal Research Institute, Bialowieza, Poland, 1954-1966, senior science worker Poland, 1966—2000, director Poland, 1962-1999. Editor in chief Acta Theriologica, Poland, since 1963. Coordinator Europe Rodent Specialist Group International Union for Conservation of Nature, 1982-1989, chairman Bison Specialist Group, 1985-2000.

    Works

    • Co-editor: Ecology and Management of European Hare, 1976. Co-editor, co-author: The Role of Large Herbivore Mammals in Woodland Ecosystems, 1975, Atlas of Polish Mammals, 1983. Editor, co-author: Key to Polish Mammals, 1984.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Deutsche Geselschaft fur Säugetierkunde, Polish Zoological Society (chairman theriological section 1969-1982), Nikolay Copernicus Society Naturalists, Polish Academy of Sciences (correspondent, chairman committee zoology 1987-1996), American Society Mammalogists (honorary), Theriological Society, Russian Academy of Sciences (honorary).

    Personality

    Interests

    Classical music, stamp collecting/philately.

    Connections

    • Married Michalina Swatek, December 26, 1956. 1 child, Tomasz Remigiusz.
    • father: Józef Pucek
    • mother: Maria (Krukowska) Pucek
    • spouse: Michalina Swatek
    • child: Tomasz Remigiusz Pucek
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    Born April 2, 1930
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1952
      M. Curie-Sklodowska University
    • 1961
      M. Curie-Sklodowska University
    • 1954
      Warsaw (Poland) University
    • 1966
      Jagiellonian University
    • 1954 - 1966
      Junior science worker, Mammal Research Institute
      Bialowieza, Poland
    • 1963
      editor in chief Acta Theriologica
      Poland