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Kajetan Perzanowski

Curriculum Vitae

since 2006: Professor, Chair of Applied Ecology, The John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin

since 2004: Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences

1998: Habilitation, Jagiellonian University, Faculty of Biology and Earth Sciences

1996-2004: International Centre for Ecology (at present European Regional Centre for Ecohydrology), Polish Academy of Sciences

1977-1996: Jagiellonian University in Kraków

1977: Ph.D., Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Faculty of Biology and Earth Sciences

Research Interests

Ecology of large mammals, with particular emphasis to inter-species relationships, and assessments of habitat capacity.

Selected Publications

Kozak I., Perzanowski K., Kucharzyk S., Przybylska K., Zięba S., Frąk R., Bujoczek L. 2014. Perspectives for the application of computer models to forest dynamic forecasting in Bieszczadzki National Park (Poland). Ecológia (Bratislava) 33(1): 16-25.

Perzanowski K., Olech W. 2013. Restoration of wisent population within the Carpathian eco-region, Europe. In: P.S. Soorae [ed.] Global re-introduction perpectives: 2013. Further case-studies from around the globe. IUCN/SSC Re-introduction Specialist Group (RSG), Environment Agency - ABU DHABI. Gland: 190-193.

Perzanowski K., Marszałek E. 2012. Powrót żubra w Karpaty/The return of the wisent to the Carpathians. RDLP w Krośnie, Krosno, 254 pp.

Ziółkowska E., Ostapowicz K., Kuemmerle T., Perzanowski K., Radeloff V.C., Kozak J. 2012. Potential habitat connectivity of European bison (Bison bonasus) in the Carpathians. Biological Conservation 146(1): 188-196.

Kuemmerle T., Perzanowski K., Chaskovskyy O., Ostapowicz K., Halada L., Bashta A-T., Kruhlov I., Hostert P., Waller D.M., Radeloff V.C. 2010. European Bison habitat in the Carpathian Mountains. Biological Conservation 143(4): 908-916.

Perzanowski K., Wołoszyn-Gałęza A., Januszczak M. 2008. Indicative factors for European bison refuges at Bieszczady Mountains. Annales Zoologici Fennici 45: 347-352.

Perzanowski K., Olech W., Kozak I. 2004. Constraints for establishing a meta-population of the European bison in Ukraine. Biological Conservation.120/3:345-353

Olech W., Perzanowski K. 2002. A genetic background for reintroduction program of the European bison Bison bonasus in the Carpathians. Biological Conservation. 108, 2:221-228.

Perzanowski K., Kozak I. 2000. The Carpathian bison: its past and future perspectives. Biosphere Conservation 2,2:75-81



Project supported by a grant from the National Science Centre


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