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educator , Geologist

Francisco Javier Sierro, Spanish geologist, educator. Achievements include contributing to the elaboration of the astonomical time scale and to the understanding of the millenial and astronomical climate change on the Mediterranean and its impact on the plankton communities. Grantee, Ministry of Education and European Union, 1995—2005.

Background

Sierro, Francisco Javier was born on September 6, 1956 in Zarza de Pumareda, Salamanca, Spain. Son of Alfredo Sierro and María Remedios Sánchez.

Education

Bachelor in Geology, University Salamanca, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy in Geology, University Salamanca, 1984.

Career

Professor paleontology University Salamanca, Spain, since 1986.

Achievements

  • Achievements include contributing to the elaboration of the astonomical time scale and to the understanding of the millenial and astronomical climate change on the Mediterranean and its impact on the plankton communities.

Membership

Member of European Geophysical Union, American Geophysical Union, Paleontological Society Spain (associate), Geological Society Spain (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, hiking, bicycling, reading.

Connections

Married María Dolores Martínez, October 12, 1984. Children: Carlos, Javier, Belen.

father:
Alfredo Sierro

mother:
María Remedios Sánchez

spouse:
María Dolores Martínez

child:
Carlos Sierro

child:
Javier Sierro

child:
Belen Sierro