CURRICULUM VITAE Kálmán Géza VÁNKY   

 

 

 

 

 

Personal Details 

 

 Name Kálmán Géza VÁNKY
 Postal address Gabriel-Biel-Str. 5, D-72076 Tübingen, Germany
 Telephone

 +49 7071 67876   Mobile: +49 160 2379849

 Email dr.kalman@vanky.se
 Date of birth 15 June, 1930
 Nationality Szekely-Hungarian, with Hungarian and Swedish citizenship
 Marital status married, 3 children

 

  

Education 

 

 1953 B.Sc & M.Sc. Biology, University of Bucharest, Romania
 1961 M.D. Faculty of Medicine, Tîrgu-Mureş, Romania
 1985 Ph.D. Taxonomic botany, Uppsala University, Sweden                

 

  

 Employment History 

 

 

1953–1957                         

Researcher at the Department of Phytopathology of the Agricultural Research Institute (ICAR), Bucharest, Romania

 1961–1969Physician, Odorhei and Borsec, Romania

 

1970–1986

 

 

Family physician (half time), and researcher in the field of smut fungus taxonomy (half time, self-financed), Gagnef, Sweden

 1986–1995

 

 

Researcher in the field of smut fungus taxonomy, University of Tübingen, Institute of Botany, Dept. of Special Botany and Mycology, Tübingen, Germany

1995-todayRetired. Continuing to work at home

 

 Awards

  

2001                     

 2012

 

 2914

 

 

Honorary Member of the Hungarian Academy of Science

 

"Pázmány Dénes award" & "Laudatio" of the 'Kálmán László' Mycological Society, Transylvania (Romania)

 

Arany János Golden Medal of the Hungarian Academy of Science

 

 

 

 

 Honoured by the names:

 

Orphanomyces vankyi  Savile (1974)

 

Antracoidea vankyi Nannfeldt (1977) 

 

Vankya  Ershad (2000)

 

Uromyces vankyorum  R. Berndt (2002)

 

Kalmanomyza Q.M. Wang, F.Y.Bay. Begerow & Boekhout (2015)