Prof. Dr. Tibor Gánti


Curriculum Vitae

Birth: 10 Sept 1933, Vác, Hungary
Death: 24 April 2009, Nagymaros, Hungary
Citizenship: Hungarian
Mailing address: Tiborné Gánti, H-1193 Budapest, Bocskai u. 64. Hungary
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Univ. Studies and Degrees:

Dipl. Chem. Eng.   Technical University, Budapest, 1958
Dr. techn. Technical University, Budapest, 1962
Candidate of biol. Sci. Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 1974
Honorary docent: Eötvös University, Budapest, 1974
Doctor of biol. Sci. Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 1980
Honorary professor: Eötvös University, Budapest, 1982

Positions:

1951-1952 Laboratory assistant. Bacteriological Laboratory, Factory of Canned Food, Dunakeszi.
1953-1954 Laboratory assistant. Photochemical Research Institute, Vác.
1958-1965 Head, Yeast Laboratory, Yeast Factory, Budapest
1965-1974 Head, Biochemical Department. REANAL Factory of Laboratory Chemicals, Budapest
1974-1999 Scientific Consultant, Ecological and Modelling Research Group of Hung. Acad. Sci., Budapest
1992-2000 Director, Cogitator deposit company, Nagymaros

Teaching positions:

1968-1972 Guest lecturer of industrial biochemistry, Eötvös University, Budapest
1974-1976 Guest lecturer of the theoretical biology, University of Gödöllô
1975-1979 Guest lecturer of the theoretical biology, József Attila University, Szeged
1978-1999 Guest professor of the theoretical biology, Eötvös University, Budapest

Other positions:

1968-1973 Member, Presidency of the Hungarian Biochemical Society
1978-1986 General Secretary, Hungarian Biological Society
1980-1988 Member, Presidency of the Hungarian Astronautic Society
1986-1992 President, Environmental Council of the Federation of Scientific and Technical Societies of Hungary
1980-1992 Member, Presidency of the Federation of Scientific and Technical Societies of Hungary
1980-1990 Chief editor of Természet Világa (a Hungarian journal, similar to the Scientific American)
2000-2001 Fellow of Collegium Budapest (Institute for Advanced Study)

Awards:

1982 Herman Otto prize
1986 MTESz prize
1989 Pro Natura medal

 

Gánti Tibor (Gulyás László festménye)

Tibor Gánti (oil painting from: László Gulyás)