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Ivan Vissarionovich KACHARAVA

geologist

Ivan KACHARAVA, USSR Geologist. Professor, Tbilisi University, since 1942; full member, Georgia Academy of Sciences, since 1955; Head,Department of Paleontology, Geology Institute, Georgia Academy of Sciences, since 1941.

Background

KACHARAVA, Ivan was born in 1894.

Education

1924 graduated Tbilisi University.

Career

Specialist in paleontology and stratigraphy. Described various groups of fossils and worked out stratigraphy of Paleogene depostis in Georgia.

Religion

Religion is always aggressive against any new scientific ideas.

Views

Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.