Jean-Pierre Debenay, French Paleontologist, educator.
Debenay, Jean-Pierre was born on July 17, 1947 in Noirmoutier, France.
Student, Ecole Normale Supérieure, St. Cloud, 1967-1971;
Doctor of Philosophy, University Marseilles, 1985.
Teacher, High School, La Baule, France, 1972-1975;
teacher, High School, Noumea, New Caledonia, 1975-1979;
professor, Ecole Normale Superieure, Bamako, Mali, 1981-1983;
professor, U. Dakar, Senegal, 1983-1987;
professor, University Angers, France, since 1990. Author: Recent Foraminifera, 1996. Editor: Geology of Africa and South Atlantic, 1996.