Stefan Piasecki

Stefan Piasecki



Associate professor

Lic. scient. Stefan Piasecki

Personal data and education

1947.12.08          Born in Copenhagen, Denmark

1976.12.18          Cand. scient. (M.Sc.) in Geology, University of Copenhagen

1981.03.17          Lic. scient. (Ph.D.) in Geology, University of Copenhagen



1977.03.01          National Research Foundation (SNF) grant at Geological Survey of Greenland

1981.03.01          Geologist, Geological Survey of Greenland

1994.02.01          Senior research geologist, Geological Survey of Greenland

2009.05.01          Associate professor, Department of Geography and Geology, University of Copenhagen,


Key research and experience

Biostratigraphy, palynology: Dinoflagellate cysts and other fossil algae, spores and pollen

Stratigraphic experience: Upper Palaeozoic, Mesozoic and Neogene

Applied petroleum geology, source rock evaluation: methods, analyses and organic matter



Geological fieldwork in sedimentary basins for more than 30 years

Ekspeditions to Greenland since 1968


Present research activities

Neogene biostratigraphy of dinoflagellate cysts

Upper Triassic to Lower Cretaceous biostratigraphy based on dinoflagellate cysts

Carboniferous to Lower Jurassic biostratigraphy based on spores and pollen


Professional associations

American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists (AASP)

Collegium Palynologicum Scandinavicum (CPS)

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