Ewa Kulczykowska was born in Warsaw, Poland, in 1956. She is the Head of the Department of Genetics and Marine Biotechnology at the Institute of Oceanology of Polish Academy of Sciences and a Teacher in the Department of Animal Physiology at the Pomeranian University in Slupsk, Poland. She received the M.Sc. degree from Warsaw University, Poland, in animal physiology, in 1979, the Ph.D. degree from the Medical Research Centre of Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, in Physiology, in 1984, and the D.Sc. degree from Gdansk University, Poland, in animal physiology and endocrinology, in 2000. She became a Full Professor of biological sciences in 2010. Her employment includes positions at the Medical Research Centre of Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw (Assistant Professor), at the Institute of Nuclear Chemistry and Technology, Warsaw (Assistant Professor), at the School of Medicine, Gdansk (Senior Lecturer), at the Marine Biology Center of Polish Academy of Sciences, Gdynia (Associate Professor), and Visiting Professor at Lund University, Manchester University, Cadiz University, and Instituto de Ciencias Marinas de Andalucía, Puerto Real (Spain). She is the Author of over 100 scientific publications and book chapters on comparative endocrinology, fish osmoregulation, chronobiology, ecotoxicology, renal physiology, and radiobiology. Her research career at the Polish Academy of Sciences focuses on fish endocrinology and fish behaviour nowadays.
Biography Updated on 3 January 2011