Dr Anna Panasiuk-Chodnicka from the Department of Marine Plankton Research of the Oceanography Institute has been appointed EU expert on Antarctic Marine Living Resources.
Dr Panasiuk-Chodnicka is due to take part as an expert in the 34th meeting of the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) and the CCAMLR Scientific Committee held between 19-30 October in Hobart, Australia.
The University of Gdańsk has been placed fourth in a list of universities and sixth in a list of Polish academic institutions in a national scientific ranking by the opinion-forming monthly magazine Polityka. This is an extremely high position and the highest of any Pomeranian institution. The ranking is based on the objective Hirsch parameters, which show the number of scientific publications declared by a given institution and citations in other publications.