|2018.05.11. On May 21, 2018 in the Institute of Paleobiology will be held lectures presented by Wiktor S. Tereszczenko (Laboratory of Paleoherpetology, Paleontological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences): On the polymorphism of the axial skeleton in Protoceratops andrewsi (Protoceratopidae, Neoceratopsia) and Justyna Słowiak (Instytut Paleobiologii PAN): Ontogenetic postural change in Protoceratops andrewsi and the implications for stem ceratopsian locomotion|
|2017.11.24. On 4 December 2017 Sergi López-Torres (Instytut Paleobiologii PAN) will present a lecture: The success of paromomyids: the longest-lived group of fossil primates|
|2017.09.10. On 18 September 2017 Kazutaka Amano (Joetsu University of Education, Joetsu, Japan) will present a lecture: Paleocene wood-fall communities|
|2017.05.26. Tomasz Sulej awarded FameLab Poland 2017 [more][see on You Tube]|
|2017.05.26. Jerzy Dzik and Tomasz Sulej awarded National Geographic "Travelers 2017" for Scientific Achievement of the Year [more]|
|2017.04.20. On 8.05.2017 Kei Sato (JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow, Kyoto University, Japan)will present a lecture: Evolution of shell microstructure in Protobranchia (Mollusca: Bivalvia)|
|2017.01.20. On 23.01.2017 Andrzej Pisera (Instytut Paleobiologii PAN) will present a lecture: Eoceńskie jezioro kraterowe Giraffe (Kanada): wgląd w ewolucję gąbek słodkowodnych|
|18.10.2016. Institute of Paleobiology, PAS offers the Postdoctoral Research Position to carry out a collaborative project in the Evolutionary Morphology of Mammals research group. The project concerns morphology, evolution, and phylogeny of Glires and related groups, including basal primates and some Mesozoic Eutheria [for more information see JOB DESCRIPTION]|
September 22, 2016 Uwe
Brand (Department of Earth Sciences, Brock
University, Kanada) will present a lecture: "Inclusion
Gas Analysis: A game changer for the geosciences" [details at SEMINARS].|
|30.05.2016. On June 16, 2016 Crispin T.S. LITTLE (University of Leeds, UK) will present a public lecture: "The 3.25 billion-year history of chemosynthetic life living at marine hydrothermal vents, methane seeps and organic-falls" For details please refer to the workshop webpage at seep.paleo.pan.pl|
|06.05.2016. On May 10, 2016 Stijn Goolaerts (Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences) will present a lecture: "Updating the theories on ammonoid extinction" [details at SEMINARS].|
|01.03.2016. We are pleased to announce that the 1st International Workshop on Ancient Hydrocarbon Seep and Cognate Communities will be held at the Institute of Paleobiology PAS is Warsaw, Poland on 13-17 June 2016. For details please refer to the event webpage at seep.paleo.pan.pl|
|2015.06.29. By virtue of a decision of 16th June 2015, President of the Republic of Poland Bronisław Komorowski awarded Anna Kozłowska Ph.D., D.Sc. the title of Professor of Earth Sciences.|
|2015.03.16. Professor emeritus Zofia Kielan-Jaworowska, IP employe and director, died in Warsaw on the 13th of March, aged 89. She was one of Poland’s most distinguished palaeontologists, a world-recognised specialist in the study of fossil mammals, member Polish and foreign editorial boards, scientific societies and councils.|
|2015.03.13. By virtue of a decision of 4th March 2015, President of the Republic of Poland Bronisław Komorowski awarded Andrzej Pisera Ph.D., D.Sc. the title of Professor of Earth Sciences.|
|1.12.2014. On December 3, 2014 Steffen Kiel (Georg-August University Göttingen) will present a lecture: "Life on the dark side: Fossil record and evolution of deep-sea chemosynthetic ecosystems" [for details see SEMINARS]|
|14.11.2014. On November 20, 2014 Aleksander Nützel (Bayerische Staatssammlung für Paläontologie und Geologie, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) will present a lecture: "The unique tropical fauna of the early Mesozoic Cassian Formation (North Italy)" [for details see SEMINARS]|
August 4, 2014 Michał Kowalewski (University of Florida)
will present a lecture:
"Stability of Northern Adriatic ecosystems during the late Quaternary" [for details see SEMINARS].
|13.06.2014. Recruitment for doctoral studies starting in 2014/2015 [for details see PhD STUDIES].|
|04.06.2014. Professor emeritus Adam Urbanek, IP employe and director, died in Warsaw on the 3rd of June, aged 86. He was one of Poland’s most distinguished palaeontologists, a world-recognised specialist in the study of fossil graptolites [in memoriam in Acta Palaeontologica Polonica].|
virtue of a decision of 2nd April 2014, President of the
Republic of Poland Bronisław Komorowski awarded Danuta Peryt Ph.D., D.Sc. the title of
Professor of Earth Sciences.
|26.03.2014. By virtue of a decision of 19th February 2014, President of the Republic of Poland Bronisław Komorowski awarded Jarosław Stolarski Ph.D., D.Sc. the title of Professor of Earth Sciences.|
|2013.12.18. Adam T. Halamski (Institute of Paleobiology) will present a lecture "3 x brachiopods" (in Polish)|
2013.03.21. David Varricchio (Montana State University) will present a lecture "Dinosaurs’ reproduction"
2013.03.20. Błażej Błażejowski (Institute of Paleobiology) will present a lecture "Life in Late Jurassic sea and on the seashore: new taphonomic window of Solnhofen-type fauna at Sławno (central Poland)" (in Polish).
2013.02.27. Ewa Olempska (Institute of Paleobiology) will present a lecture "Paleozoic Ctenostomata - true Bryozoa?" (in Polish).
2013.02.20. Andrzej Kaim (Institute of Paleobiology) will present a lecture "Życie po ciemnej stronie Ziemi: dzisiejsze i kopalne ekosystemy chemosyntetyczne z głębi oceanicznych"
2013.01.24. Andrzej Baliński (Institute of Paleobiology) will present a lecture "Small window to Chinese Ordovician" (in Polish).
|2012.10.18. David Harwood (Department of Geosciences, University of Nebraska) will present a lecture "High-resolution biochronology for the Antarctic Neogene".|
2012.07.31. The Institute became a founding member of a consortium of research institutions of the Polish Academy of Sciences established for reactivation of the National Museum of Natural History (Narodowe Muzeum Przyrodnicze). [more information]
Profesor Alan Logan from Centre for Coastal Studies,
University of New Brunswick,
(Saint John, Canada) presented a lecture "The high-latitude coral reefs of Bermuda: reef zonation, coral interactions and cryptobiota"
Freeman, PhD student (Geobios, Institute of Paleobiology)
presented a lecture "A morphometric study of mandible shape
in the evolutionary lineage of Mammuthus".
Schuster from Deptartment of Earth & Environmental
Sciences, Palaeontology & Geobiology
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (München) presented a lecture
"Molecular phylogeny of lithistid sponges (Porifera:
|2012.01.09. In the Museum of Evolution new temporary exhibition has been opened "The mystery of the pra-feather from Kazakhstan". More information [Museum of Evolution]|
|2011.07.10. Impact Factor of Acta
Palaeontologica Polonica 2010 reached 1,949. APP is 11th
among 48 titles in the section Paleontology.