Dr. hab. Ewa Głowniak
A research and didactic employee
Adiunkt (Associate Professor)

 

Affiliation:
Faculty of Geology
Department of Geology of Sedimentary Basins
University of Warsaw

 

Address:
Żwirki i Wigury Street 93
02-089 Warsaw
Poland

 

Contact:
Tel: (+48 22) 55 40 429, (+48 22) 55 40 400
Fax: (+48 22) 55 40 001
Office number: 1030
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Geology — Stratigraphy, Paleontology

Education and degrees

2013 - D.Sc. (Dr. hab.); University of Warsaw; Habilitation Dissertation in stratigraphy and palaeontology ("Oxford ammonites from the Subfamily Prososphinctinae GŁOWNIAK, 2012— their palaeoecological and biogeographic importance, evolution and taxonomy")

1997 - Ph.D.; University of Warsaw; Geology, stratigraphy and paleontology ("Phylogeny, taxonomy and stratigraphic significance of the Middle Oxfordian ammonites from the family Perisphinctidae of the Krakow-Czestochowa Upland"; Advisor: A. Wierzbowski)

1988 - Master of Science; University of Warsaw; Mapping, stratigraphy and exploration geology ("Facial analysis and stratigraphy of the Upper Jurassic rock formations between Przybynów and Trzebniów at the Kraków-Częstochowa Upland"; Advisor: A. Wierzbowski)

 

Career employment
1988—     - Employed at University of Warsaw as a research and didactic employee

 

Current position
1998—     - Associate professor (Adiunkt)

 

Current academic services
2020—     - Voting member of the International Subcommission on Jurassic Stratigraphy (ISJS) 
https://jurassic.stratigraphy.org/members
2020—     - Deputy Editor of Volumina Jurassica (Theme editor for ammonite stratigraphy since 2003)  https://vjs.pgi.gov.pl/
2018—     - Executive Committee of ProGEO - The European Association for the Conservation of the Geological Heritage 
http://www.progeo.ngo/index.html
2003—     - Voting Member of the The Kimmeridgian Working Group of ISJS
2001—     - Voting Member of the Polish Jurassic Working Group affiliated at the Polish Geological Society
1993—     - Voting Member of the Oxfordian Working Group of ISJS

 

Societies
2020—     - ProGEO - The European Association for the Conservation of the Geological Heritage

 

 

 

Academic commissions

  • Secretary of Habilitation Commission of the Central Commission for Degrees and Titles to conduct the habilitation procedure (2017)
  • Member of Council of the Faculty of Geology UW (2013–)
  • Member of the Dean’s Council for the Library of the Faculty of Geology (2016‒2020)
  • Member of the Research Council of the Centre for Environmental Studies (2005‒2008, 2008‒2013)
  • Member of the Electoral College of the University of Warsaw (2005–2008)
  • Member of the Dean’s Council for the Museum of the Faculty of Geology (2002–2004, 2005‒2008)
  • Representative of the Dean of the Faculty of Geology for the implementation of the USOS system (2004–2005)
  • Faculty coordinator for the Bologna Process (coordination of the implementation of the ECTS system credits and the Diploma Supplement system) (2004–2005)
  • Member of the Central Recruitment Commission of the University of Warsaw (2001–2004)

 

Editorial works

  • 1 Edited Monographic Research Item - Guest Editor of GeoHeritage Topical Collection "Geoheritage and Conservation: Modern Approaches and Applications Towards the 2030 Agenda, IX ProGEO Symposium, Poland, 25-28th June, 2018" https://link.springer.com/journal/volumesAndIssues/12371?tabName=topicalCollections
  • 2 Edited Books (symposium materials)
  • 23 Peer-Reviewed Publications (Arabian Journal of Geosciences; Geoheritage; Geological Quarterly; Journal of Palaeontological Society of India; Journal of Systematic Palaeontology; Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen; Palaeontologische Zeitschrift; Przegląd Geologiczny, Volumina Jurassica)

 

Organization of international conferences

  • Chairman of the 9th International Symposium ProGEO, Chęciny, Poland, 2018 https://doi.org/10.1007/s12371-019-00421-x
  • Member of the Scientific Committee of the 10th International Congress on the Jurassic System, San Luis Potosí, Mexico, 2018
  • Member of Organizing Comittee of the 7th International Congress on the Jurassic System, Cracow, Poland, 2006 (Role: Convenor of the Scientific Committee; Author of the Exhibition as an accompanying social event)
  • Field-trip leader of the 2nd International Congress on Ichnology, Cracow, Poland, 2008

 

Promotion of science and culture

  • "Fossils on the walls of the building of the Municipal Public Library in Sanok" — Educational and popularization project leaded by Marcin Pałdyna, Sanok (2018 )
  • "On the trail of Jurassic ammonites in the collection of the Physiographic Commission in Krakow: scientific profile of Professor Józef Siemiradzki (1858-1933)" — Invited talk, Committee on the History of Science of the Polish Academy of Sciences, 23 October 2013, Kraków
  • “Professor Józef Siemiradzki (1858-1933), positivist and geologist, pioneer of palaeontology in Poland” — Authorship of the exhibition first presented as an accompanying event of the 7th International Congress on the Jurassic System, Kraków, 2006, then – as temporary exhibition in Kraków (2006, 2007) and Warsaw (2007)

 

Forms of professional development

  • Course in Statistics (2016)
  • Workshop "Bio-proxies: integration of isotopic and ecologic approaches" ‒ ATLAB Project, Polish Academy of Science, Kraków (2014)

 

Awards

  • Award for teaching activity received from Prof. Marcin Pałys, the Rector of the University of Warsaw, 2012
  • Award for research, teaching and organisation activity, received from Prof. Katarzyna Chałasińska-Macukow, Rector of the University of Warsaw, 2008
  • Award for research, received from Prof. Katarzyna Chałasińska-Macukow, Rector of the University of Warsaw, 2007
    Certificate of merit for organizational work, received from Prof. Katarzyna Chałasińska-Macukow, Rector of the University of Warsaw, 2007
  • Award received from Prof. Piotr Węgleński, Rector of the University of Warsaw, 2004
  • Award received from Prof. Piotr Węgleński, Rector of the University of Warsaw, 2003
  • Award for research received from Prof. Piotr Węgleński, Rector of the University of Warsaw, 2001
  • Individual award of the Rector of the University of Warsaw for promoting the scientific achievements of the Faculty of Geology of the University of Warsaw in the field of Jurassic stratigraphy on the international forum, 1997

Research interest

  • Ammonites ― biochronology, phylogeny and taxonomy
  • Paleobiogeography and provincialism
  • Bioevents ― implications for marine paleoenvironmental changes
  • Bio- and chronostratigraphy
  • Global Stratotype Sections and Points (GSSPs) as a method of chronostratigraphy
  • Palaeontological heritage and geoconservation

 

Scholarships

  • University of Bucharest, Exchange programme for students and scientists of the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA) (1 month, 2020/21)
  • University of Bucharest, Exchange programme for students and scientists of NAWA (3 months, 2019)
  • University of Bucharest, Exchange programme for students and scientists of NAWA (1 month, 2018 )
  • Geozentrum/ University of Vienna, Academic programme as a part of bilateral agreements of the University of Warsaw (1 week, 2009 )
  • Niedersächsisches Landesmuseum Hannover, project BW 1607/2 UW (1 week, 2003)
  • Vernadsky State Geological Museum of the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow project BW 1607/2 UW (1 week, 2003)
  • Naturhistorisches Museum Basel, project BW 1527/07 UW (2x1 week, 1998–99)
  • University of Zaragoza, scholarship of the Spanish Ministery of Science and Higher Education (6 months, 1993)

 

Grants

  • "Biostratigraphy and isotope stratigraphy of the Oxfordian up to the Lower Kimmeridgian of the Russian Platform", Grant of Ministry of Science and Higher Education, PL, N N307 036537 (2009–2012)— Grant researcher
  • “Taxonomical revision of the classic collection of the Oxfordian ammonites of Józef Siemiradzki (1891)”, Grant of Ministry of Science and Higher Education, PL, 2 P04D 006 28 (2005–2007) — Grant holder
  • "Det polske Mellem-Øvre Jura Epikratoniske Bassin, Stratigrafi, Facies og Bassin Historie, Program Østeuropa”, Projekt EFP-1995, Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland, Ministry of Environment and Energy of Denamark (1995–1997) — Grant researcher

 

University research funds
Selected topics:

  • "Isotopic record of δ18O and δ13C of belemnite rostra in the Lower Oxfordian Wrzosowa section near Częstochowa ", Individual Project BST 170202 (2014)
  • "Jurassic formations in the Polish Carpathian region and on the platform - integrated stratigraphy and record of fossil environments", BW 1917/2 (2010–2011)
  • "Biostratigraphy, facies and sedimentation of carbonate and clastic deposits of the Carpathian and non-Carpathian Jurassic areas in Poland", BW 1837/2 (2009–2010)

Selected ones:

  • Głowniak, E. 2019. The 9th ProGEO Symposium, Chęciny, Poland, 2018—an Overview. Geoheritage 11(4), 1221-1225, https://doi.org/10.1007/s12371-019-00421-x
  • Wierzbowski, A., Głowniak, E. 2018. The Early Kimmeridgian succession at Kodrąb (Radomsko Elevation, Central Poland) and its palaeogeographical and palaeotectonical implications. Geological Quarterly, 62 (3), 509-521; doi: 10.7306/gq.1421
  • Głowniak, E., Olszewska-Nejbert, D., Barski, M. 2015. Stratigraphy and sedimentation of the Middle and Late Jurassic shelf sea - exposures in Gnieździska and Marianów. In: S. Skompski and A. Żylińska (eds), The Holy Cross Mountains - 25 journeys through Earth History, 158-163; University of Warsaw.
  • Pandey, D.K., Alberti, M., Fürsich, F. T., Głowniak, E. and Olóriz, F. 2013. Ammonites from the Oxfordian-Kimmeridgian boundary and the Lower-Upper Kimmeridgian of Kachchh, Western India. Volumina Jurassica, 11, 97–146.
  • Głowniak, E. 2012. The perisphinctid genus Prososphinctes SCHINDEWOLF (Ammonoidea, subfamily Prososphinctinae nov.): an indicator of palaeoecological changes in the Early Oxfordian Submediterranean sea of southern Poland. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie Abhandlungen, 264 (2), pp. 117–179.
  • Wierzbowski, A., Głowniak, E., Pietras, K. 2010. Ammonites and ammonite stratigraphy of the Bimammatum Zone and lowermost Planula Zone (Submediterranean Upper Oxfordian) at Bobrowniki and Raciszyn In the Wieluń Upland, central Poland. Volumina Jurassica, 8, 49–117.
  • Głowniak, E., Kiselev, D.N., Rogov, M., Wierzbowski, A., Wright, J. K. 2010. The Middle Oxfordian to lowermost Kimmeridgian ammonite succession at Mikhalenino (Kostroma District) of the Russian Platform, and its stratigraphical and palaeobiogeographical importance. Volumina Jurassica, 8, 5–30.
  • Przybylski, P.A., Głowniak, E., Ogg, J.G., Ziółkowski, P., Sidorczuk, M., Gutowski, J., Lewandowski, M. 2010. Oxfordian magnetostratigraphy of Poland and its correlation to Sub-Mediterranean ammonite zones and marine magnetic anomalies. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 289 (3-4), 417–432.
  • Głowniak, E. 2006a. Correlation of the zonal schemes at the Middle-Upper Oxfordian (Jurassic) boundary in the Submediterranean Province: Poland and Switzerland. Acta Geologica Polonica, 56 (1), 33–50.
  • Głowniak, E. 2006b. The Platysphinctes immigration event: biostratigraphic and paleobiogeographic implications for the Middle Oxfordian (Late Jurassic) seas of central Europe (NW Germany and Poland). Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie Abhandlungen, 241 (2), 155–201.
  • Głowniak, E. 2002. The ammonites of the family Perisphinctidae from the Plicatilis Zone (lower Middle Oxfordian) of the Polish Jura Chain (Central Poland); their taxonomy, phylogeny and biostratigraphy. Acta Geologica Polonica, 52 (3), 307–364.
  • Głowniak, E. 2000. The Platysphinctes immigration event in the Middle Oxfordian of the Polish Jura Chain (Central Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 50 (1), 143–160.
  • Głowniak, E. 1991. Utwory keloweju i oksfordu w odkrywce Bełchatów (Callovian and Oxfordian sedimentary rock development in the Bełchatów open-cut lignite mine, Central Poland. Przegląd Geologiczny, 2, 79-84.

Supervisor of Bachelor and Master theses

 

1st- and 2nd-cycle studies

Lectures

  • Physical Geology — 1st year

Classes:

  • Geology I —1st year

Placements

  • Geology II — 1st year
  • Paleoecology in the fossil record – 4th year, facultative
  • Practical routines and techniques of field stratigraphy — 2nd–5th year, facultative

Field courses

  •  Integrated Environmental Observations and Methods of Measurement, Holy Cross Mountains — 2nd year
  • Course of Field Geology – 1st year

Tutorials

  • Tutorial on the Anatomy of the Great Extinctions from the Perspective of Contemporary Climate Change – facultative for undergraduate students

 

Doctoral School of Exact and Natural Sciences

  • Stratigraphical methods in geology — facultative course for PhD students

 

Teaching initiatives as a part of international cooperation

  • "Geology and Palaeontology of the Molasse, the Eisenstadt Basin and the Northern Calcareous Alps in Austria, 28th June - 4th July, 2015" — field course for students of the University of Warsaw, organised in cooperation with University of Vienna — Coordinator and member of teaching staff
  • "Geology of Holy Cross Mountains” — summer workshop for students of University of Minsk, BL, 26-29th August, 2014" — Teaching staff
  • "Geology and Palaeontology of Central and Southern Poland, 22–31st August 2011” – field course for students of University of Vienna (Institute of Paleontology) — Coordinator and member of teaching staff

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