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Jerzy Konorski (1211)

Profession
Physiologist
Nationality
Polish
Born
1903, Lodz
Died
1973, Warsaw
Short Biography
Jerzy Konorski (December 1, 1903 in Łódź, Congress Poland – November 14, 1973 in Warsaw, Poland) was a Polish neurophysiologist who further developed the work of Ivan Pavlov by discovering secondary conditioned reflexes and operant conditioning. He also ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • M.D., University of Warsaw, 1929
Appointments & Honors
  • 1929-31, State Psychiatric Hospital, Pruszkow
  • 1931-33, visiting scientist, Pavlov's Institute of Physiology, Leningrad
  • 1933-39, scientific worker, Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw
  • 1941-44, head, Physiology Department, Biological Station, Sukhumi, Georgia
  • 1945-55, University of Lodz and Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology (relocated to Lodz)
  • 1955-68, head, Department of Neurophysiology, Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw