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2015

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.
2014




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]

11.07.2014. On 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].

21.05.2014. By 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

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


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]


2012.03.07. 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"


2012.02.22. Kyle Freeman, PhD student (Geobios, Institute of Paleobiology) presented a lecture "A morphometric study of mandible shape in the evolutionary lineage of Mammuthus".


2012.02.16. Astrid Schuster from Deptartment of Earth & Environmental Sciences, Palaeontology & Geobiology Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (München) presented a lecture "Molecular phylogeny of lithistid sponges (Porifera: Demospongiae)"


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



2011.07.10. Impact Factor of Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 2010 reached 1,949. APP is 11th among 48 titles in the section Paleontology.