Jarosław Tyszka

Principal research interests
micropalaeontology, theoretical morphology, palaeoecology, palaeoceanography, palaeoclimatology

Instytut Nauk Geologicznych Polskiej Akademii Nauk (ING PAN)
Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences
Ośrodek Badawczy w Krakowie - Research Centre in Cracow
ul. Senacka 1, 31-002 Kraków, Poland

Position: Profesor nadzwyczajny ING PAN / Professor extraordinarius 
Kierownik BioGeoLab / Head of BioGeoLab

phone (+48) 12 422 19 10; fax (+48) 12 422 16 09
(+48) 12 3705 216
e-mail: j.tyszka@ingpan.krakow.pl 

Google Scholar: http://scholar.google.pl/citations?user=fg9KkkIAAAAJ&hl=en

Academic degrees

1990  -  M.Sc. in Geology 
Jagiellonian University, Faculty of Biology and Earth Sciences (Kraków, Poland);
Stratigraphy and palaeoenvironmental analysis of the Podzamcze Limestone Formation (Bajocian, Pieniny Klippen Belt).”
Supervisor: Prof. dr hab. M. Adam Gasiński (Jagiellonian University)

1995  -  Ph.D. in Geology 
Polish Academy of Sciences; Instutite of Geological Sciences
Mid Jurassic palaeoenvironment and benthic communities in the Pieniny Klippen and Magura basins, Pieniny Klippen Belt, Poland
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ing. Krzysztof Birkenmajer (Polish Academy of Sciences)

2006  -  Habilitation
Institute of Geological Sciences,  P.A.S.

Professional career

1990 - 1991  -  University of Minning & Metalurgy, Department of Geology, Kraków, Poland - Teaching Assistant

1991 - 1992  -  University College London (UK), Postgraduate Unit of Micropalaeontology; research fellowship

1992, February  -  industrial experience with Stratigraphic Services International Ltd. Guildford, UK.

1995 - 1997  -  Research Centre in Kraków of the Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences - Assistant

1995 - 1996  -  Federal Institute of Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR), Hannover (Germany), post-doc

1997 - 2006  -  Research Centre in Kraków of the Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences - Tutor (Adjunct)

1999 - 2000  -  Federal Institute of Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR), Hannover (Germany), post-doc

2006 - 2017  -  Deputy Head  of the  Research Centre in Kraków
-  Associate Professor (docent)

Principal research publications

  • Radmacher W., Tyszka J., Mangerud G., in press. Distribution and biostratigraphical significance of Heterosphaeridium bellii sp. nov. and other Late Cretaceous dinoflagellate cysts from the southwestern Barents Sea. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology
    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.revpalbo.2013.10.003
  • Jan Pawlowski, Maria Holzmann, Jarosław Tyszka, 2013. New supraordinal classification of Foraminifera: Molecules meet morphology. Marine Micropaleontology, Vol. 100: 1-10  PDF file 
    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marmicro.2013.04.002
  • Setoyama E., Radmacher W., Kaminski M.A., Tyszka J., 2013. Foraminiferal and palynological biostratigraphy and biofacies from a Santonian-Campanian submarine fan system in the Vøring Basin (offshore Norway). Marine and Petroleum Geology, Elsevier.
  • DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2012.12.007
  • http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0264817212002656#
  • Tyszka J., 2012. Bartensteinites campanulatus nov. gen, nov. sp. - functional morphology of a new foraminiferal genus from the Albian of the Lower Saxony Basin. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie - Abhandlungen, Vol. 266 (3): 273-282; DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1127/0077-7749/2012/0283.
  • Hart M. B., Hudson W., Christopher W. Smart C. W., Tyszka J., 2012. A reassessment of 'Globigerina bathoniana' Pazdrowa, 1969 and the palaeoceanographic significance of Jurassic planktic foraminifera from southern Poland. Journal of Micropalaeontology 31(1): 97-109.
  • Topa P., Tyszka J., Bowser S. S., Travis J. L., 2012. DPD model of foraminiferal chamber formation: simulation of actin meshwork - membrane interactions. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 669-678.  PDF file 
  • Kaminski M. A., Cetean C. G., Tyszka J., 2011. Nomenclature to describe the transition from multiserial to uniserial chamber arrangement in benthic foraminifera. Journal of Micropalaeontology 30(1): 7-10.
  • Setoyama E., Kaminski M.A., Tyszka J., 2011. Late Cretaceous agglutinated foraminifera and implications for the biostratigraphy and palaeobiogeography of the southwestern Barents Sea. In: Kaminski, M.A., Filipescu, S. (Eds), Proceedings of the Eighth International Workshop on Agglutinated Foraminifera. Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication 6, pp. 251-309.
  • Setoyama, E., Kaminski, M.A., Tyszka, J., 2011. A study of Campanian agglutinated foraminifera from the Lomonosov Ridge, IODP Leg 302, ACEX, in the paleogeographic context of the Arctic. Micropalentology 57, no. 6: 507-530.
  • Setoyama, E., Kaminski, M.A., Tyszka, J., 2011. The Late Cretaceous-Early Paleocene palaeobathymetric trends in the southwestern Barents Sea - Palaeoenvironmental implications of benthic foraminiferal assemblage analysis. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology307 (1-4), 44-58. doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2011.04.021
  • Setoyama, E., Kaminski, M.A., Tyszka, J., 2011. Late Cretaceous Agglutinated Foraminifera and Implications for the Biostratigraphy and Palaeobiogeography of the southwestern Barents Sea. In: Kaminski, M.A., Filipescu, S. (Eds), Proceedings of the Eighth International Workshop on Agglutinated Foraminifera. Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication, 6, pp. 251-309.
  • Cetean, C.G., Setoyama, E., Kaminski, M.A., Neagu, T., Bubík, M., Filipescu, S., Tyszka, J., 2011. Eobigenerina, a cosmopolitan deep-water agglutinated foraminifer, and remarks on late Paleozoic to Mesozoic species formerly assigned to Pseudobolivina and Bigenerina. In: Kaminski, M.A., Filipescu, S. (Eds), Proceedings of the Eighth International Workshop on Agglutinated Foraminifera. Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication, 16, pp. 19-27.
  • Tyszka, J., Jach, R., Bubík, M., 2010. Recurvoides infernus: a new vent-related foraminifer from the Lower Toarcian black claystone of the Tatra Mountains, Poland. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 55 (2): 333-342.
  • Tyszka, J., 2009. Foraminiferal response to seasonality modulated by orbital cycles in the Cretaceous mid-latitudes: The Albian record from the Lower Saxony Basin. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 276 (1-4): 148-159.
  • Kaminski, M.A., Setoyama, E., Tyszka, J., 2009. Plectoeratidus subarcticus, n. gen., n. sp., A new agglutinated foraminifera from the Upper Cretaceous of the western Barents Sea. Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae 79, 141-146.
  • Birkenmajer, K., Gedl, P., Myczyński, R., Tyszka, J., 2008. "Cretaceous black flysch" in the Pieniny Klippen Belt, West Carpathians: a case of geological misinterpretation. Cretaceous Research 29 (3): 535-549.
  • Tyszka J., 2006 - Taxonomy of Albian Gavelinellidae (Foraminifera) from the Lower Saxony Basin, Germany. Palaeontology 49 (6): 1303-1334.
  • Tyszka J. (2006). Morphospace of foraminiferal shells: results from the moving reference model. Lethaia, 39 (1): 1–12.  PDF file 
  • Tyszka J., Topa, P. (2005). A new approach to modeling of foraminiferal shells. Paleobiology, 31 (3): 526-541.  PDF file 
  • Tyszka, J., Topa, P., Saczka, K. (2005). State-of-the-art in modelling of foraminiferal shells: searching for an emergent model. W: Tyszka, J., Oliwkiewicz-Miklasińska, M., Gedl, P., Kaminski, M. A., Methods and Applications in Micropalaeontology, Studia Geologica Polonica, 124: 143-157.  PDF file 
  • Ruban D. A., Tyszka J. (2005). Diversity dynamics and mass extinctions of the Early-Middle Jurassic foraminifers: A Record from the NW Caucasus. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 222: 329-343. 
  • http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2005.03.021
  • Gradziński M., Tyszka J., Uchman A., Jach R. (2004). Large microbial-foraminiferal oncoids from condensed Lower-Middle Jurassic deposits: a case study from the Tatra Mountains, Poland. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, Elsevier Sci., 213 (1-3): 133-151. 
  • http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2004.07.010
  • Tyszka J. (2004). Analysis of test ontogenesis (ATO) in small foraminifera: implications from Pseudonodosinella. Bubik M. & Kaminski M.A. (eds.), Proceedings of the Sixth International Workshop on Agglutinated Foraminifera. Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication nr 8, 471-483, Kraków-London.  PDF file 
  • Tyszka J., Topa P., Łabaj P., Alda W. (2004). Nowa metoda modelowania morfogenezy otwornic [Theoretical morphology of foraminiferal shells: proposal of a new modeling method]. Przegląd Geologiczny, vol. 52, nr 1, Warszawa, str. 80-83 (w j. polskim, z angielskim streszczeniem). 
  • http://www.pgi.gov.pl/pdf/pg_2004_01_10a.pdf
  • Łabaj P., Topa P., Tyszka J. & Alda W. (2003). 2D and 3D numerical models of the growth of foraminiferal shells. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 2657, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 669-678.  PDF file 
  • Topa P. & Tyszka J. (2002). Local minimization paradigm in numerical modelling of foraminiferal shells. Lecture Notes in Computer Science(LNCS) 2329, Springer-Verlag, 97-106.  PDF file 
  • Tyszka, J. & Thies, A., 2001. Spiroplectinata, a benthic key foraminifera for palaeoceanographic reconstructions of the Albian Lower Saxonian Basin. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, Elsevier Sci.,174 (1-3): 199-220 
  • http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0031-0182(01)00294-2
  • Tyszka, J., 2001. Microfossil assemblages as bathymetric indicators of Toarcian-Aalenian 'Fleckenmergel' - facies in the Carpathian Pieniny Klippen Belt. Geologica Carpathica, 52, 3: 147-158. 
  • http://www.geologicacarpathica.sk/src/abstract.php?id=2001005200030147
  • Tyszka, J., 1999. Foraminiferal Biozonation of the Early and Middle Jurassic in the Pieniny Klippen Belt (Carpathians). Bulletin of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Earth Sciences, 47 (1), 27-46.  PDF file
  • Tyszka, J., 1997. Miliammina gerochi n. sp. - a middle Jurassic rzehakinid (Foraminiferida) from quasi-anaerobic biofacies. Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae, vol. 67: 355-364.  PDF file
  • Birkenmajer, K., Tyszka, J., 1996. Palaeoenvironment and age of the Krzonowe Formation (marine Toarcian -Aalenian), Pieniny Klippen Basin, Carpathians. Studia Geologica Polonica, 109: 7-42. 
  • Fenner, J., Bruns, A., Čepek, P., Köthe, A., Owen, H.G., Prauss, M., Riegel, W., Thies, A., Tyszka, J., Weiss, W., & Wiedmann, J., 1996. Paleontological results from the Boreal Albian (boreholes Kirchrode I and II), biostratigraphy, paleoenvironment and cycle analysis . In: Reitner, J., Neuweiler, F., & Gunkel, F. (Eds.): Global and Regional Controls on Biogenic Sedimentation, Part II. Cretaceous Sedimentation. Göttingen, 5-12. 
  • Tyszka, J., Kaminski M. A., 1995. Factors controlling distribution of agglutinated foraminifera in Aalenian-Bajocian dysoxic facies (Pieniny Klippen Belt, Poland). Proceedings of the Fourth International Workshop on Agglutinated Foraminifera. Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication No. 3, 271-291, Kraków-London.  PDF file
  • Kaminski, M. A., Boersma, A., Tyszka, J., Holbourn, A. (1995): Response of deep-water agglutinated benthic foraminifera to dysoxic conditions in the California Borderland Basins. In: Kaminski M. A., Geroch S., Gasiński M. A. (eds) Proceedings of the Fourth International Workshop on Agglutinated Foraminifera, Kraków Poland. Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication No. 3, 131-140.  PDF file 
  • Tyszka, J. (1994): Response of Middle Jurassic benthic foraminiferal morphogroups to dysoxic/anoxic conditions in the Pieniny Klippen Basin, Polish Carpathians. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 110, Elsevier Sci.; 55-81. 
  • Tyszka, J. (1994): Paleoenvironmental implications from ichnological and microfaunal analyses of Bajocian spotty carbonates, Pieniny Klippen Belt, Polish Carpathians. PALAIOS, v. 9(2), USA; 175-187. 
  • Tyszka, J. (1991): Palaeoenvironment of Basinal Middle Jurassic Carbonates, Pieniny Klippen Basin, Carpathians. Bulletin of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Earth Sciences, v. 39/3: 231-251.