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botanist , mycologist

Simeon Georgiev Vanev, Bulgarian Botanist, mycologist. Grantee International Agricultural Center, 1981. Member New York Academy Sciences, European Mycological Organisation (standing committee since 1991), European Committee for Protection of Fungi, British Mycological Society.

Background

Vanev, Simeon Georgiev was born on September 14, 1937 in Pirdop, Sofia, Bulgaria. Son of Georgi Simeonov and Nadia Vassileva (Tshapanova) Vanev.

Education

Master of Science, Agricultural U. Sofia, 1960; Doctor of Philosophy Institute Botany, Bulgarian Academy Science, 1974; Doctor of Science Institute Botany, Bulgarian Academy Science, 1996.

Career

Science collaborator Institute Viticulture, Bulgarian Academy Sciences, Pleven, 1960-1969; science collaborator Institute Botany, Bulgarian Academy Sciences, Sofia, 1969-1974; associate professor Institute Botany, Bulgarian Academy Sciences, Sofia, since 1974. Research worker Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures, Baarn, The Netherlands, 1981-1982. Lecturer Biological faculty U. Sofia, since 1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Edible and Poisonous Fungi in Bulgaria, 1978, Fungi of Bulgaria, volunteer 2 Order Peronosporales, 1993, Fungi of Bulgaria, volunteer 3 Order Sphaeropsidales, 1995, Parasitic Fungi on Grapevine from the BalkanPeninsula, 1995.

Membership

Member New York Academy Sciences, European Mycological Organisation (standing committee since 1991), European Committee for Protection of Fungi, British Mycological Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, belles lettres, sports.

Connections

Married Dora Tsakova Metshkova, August 17, 1963. 1 child, Nadia Simeonova.

father:
Georgi Simeonov Vanev

mother:
Nadia Vassileva (Tshapanova) Vanev

spouse:
Dora Tsakova Metshkova

child:
Nadia Simeonova Vanev