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biologist , researcher

Johanna Eira Ikävalko, Finnish biologist, researcher. Hydrobiologist; protist taxonomist. Grantee Walter and Andrée de Nottbeck Foundation, 1990-1991, 93-96, Finnish Ministry Trade and Industry, 1995-1996, Academy Finland, 1995-1996, University Kiel, Germany, 1996-1997. Member International Phycological Society, Phycological Society of America, Systematics Association England.

Background

Ikävalko, Johanna Eira was born on June 7, 1965 in Helsinki, Finland. Daughter of Johannes and Sirkka-Liisa (Venovirta) Ikävalko.

Education

Master of Science, University Helsinki, 1991. License Phil., University Helsinki, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy, University Helsinki, 1997.

Docent, 2000.

Career

Stipendiate Walter and Andrée de Nottbeck Foundation, Finland, 1990-1991, 93-96. Assistant hydrobiology University Helsinki, 1991-2000. Stipendiate Academy Finland, 1996-1997.

Researcher University California Institute Marine Sciences, Santa Cruz, 1998, Academy Finland, 1999. Lecturer Open University, Helsinki, 1991-1996, 99-2000, Adult Learning Center, Lahti, Finland, 1992-1996, 98—, University Helsinki.

Achievements

  • Hydrobiologist; protist taxonomist.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Freshwater Ecology, 1991, 3rd edition, 1993. Editor: 2nd Workshop Baltic Sea Protists, 1992. Illustrator: (scientific report) Biodiversity in the Arctic, 1997.

Membership

Member International Phycological Society, Phycological Society of America, Systematics Association England.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sports, arts, nature. E-mail: johanna.

Connections

father:
Johannes Ikävalko

mother:
Sirkka-Liisa (Venovirta) Ikävalko