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CzesLAw Tarkowski

CzesLAw Tarkowski, Polish geneticist, educator. Decorated Cross of Polonia Restituta; recipient medal Ministry of Education, 1981; faculty fellow University Lund, 1961. Councillor Lublin District, 1976-1984. Member Polish Genetical Society (president 1976-1979), Polish Union Teachers (president 1958-1960).

Background

  • Tarkowski, CzesLAw was born on June 5, 1926 in Motycz, Lublin, Poland. Son of Jan and Aniela (Misztal) Tarkowski.

  • Education

    • Master of Science in Agriculture, M. Curie Sklodowska University, Lublin, Poland, 1953. Doctor, Agricultural University Lublin, 1958. Docent, Agricultural University Lublin, 1964.

    Career

    • Head department plant cytogenetics Agricultural University Lublin, 1967-1970, prorector, 1968-1972, professor, since 1971, head Institute Genetics and Plant Breeding, 1970-1994, dean faculty, 1981-1987, rector, 1987-1990. President Committee for Research and Breeding of Triticale, since 1969. Vis.prof. Guelph University of Canberra, 1988.

    Works

    • Author: Genetics, Plant Breeding and Seed Production, 1974, second edition, 1979, 3d edition, 1983, Factors Determining Plant Productivity, 1978. Co-author and editor: The Biology of Rye, 1983, Biology of Wheat-Rye, 1989. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Councillor Lublin District, 1976-1984. Member Polish Genetical Society (president 1976-1979), Polish Union Teachers (president 1958-1960).

    Connections

    • Married Eleonora Kowalik, October 13, 1949. Children: Malgorzata Pomorska, Elzbieta Orzechowska.
    • father: Jan Tarkowski
    • mother: Aniela (Misztal) Tarkowski
    • spouse: Eleonora Kowalik
    • children: Malgorzata Pomorska Tarkowski
    • Elzbieta Orzechowska Tarkowski
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    Born June 5, 1926
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    • 1953
      M. Curie Sklodowska University
    • 1958
      Agricultural University Lublin
    • 1964
      Agricultural University Lublin
    • 1967 - 1970
      Head, department plant cytogenetics Agricultural University Lublin
    • 1968 - 1972
      Head, department plant cytogenetics Agricultural University Lublin
    • 1981 - 1987
      Head, department plant cytogenetics Agricultural University Lublin
    • 1987 - 1990
      Head, department plant cytogenetics Agricultural University Lublin
      Rector, Arkansas, United States
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