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educator

Liisa Kaarina Simola, Finnish educator.

Background

Simola, Liisa Kaarina was born on June 8, 1938 in Helsinki. Daughter of Paavo Eevertti and Kerttu Marjatta Simola.

Education

Master of Science in Physiological Botany, University Helsinki, Finland, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, University Helsinki, Finland, 1968.

Career

Assistant in botany University Helsinki, 1962, docent plant physiology Finland, 1969, associate professor Finland, 1971-1974, professor botany, plant physiology & anatomy Finland, 1974-2001.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor over 130 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Regia Science Society Upsaliensis, Finnish Acd. Science, New York Academy of Sciences, Scandinavian Society Plant Physiology (board directors 1979-1985), Finnish Biological Society (board directors 1973-1981, president 1978-1981), International Association Plant Tissue Culture (national cor. since 1970, board directors 1981-1986), Finnish Society Physiology (board directors 1974-1977, 79-96), Finnish Histochem. Society (board directors 1971-1976, secretary 1972-1973, vice president 1974-1976), Society Bio-chemical Biophysics and Microbiology Fenniae (board directors 1975-1981).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fine arts, literature, geology, theology, scouting.

Connections

father:
Paavo Eevertti

mother:
Kerttu Marjatta Simola