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Elzbieta Maria Turnau

educator , geologist

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.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, sewing, jewelry making, cooking.

Connections

father:
Józef Turnau

mother:
Zifia Neusser