Elisa Hirschhorn

Elisa Hirschhorn

Fellow: Awarded 1944
Field of Study: Plant Sciences
Fellow: Awarded 1945
Field of Study: Plant Sciences

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Education: State College of Washington

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1943–44:

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1944:

Appointed from Argentina:

HIRSCHHORN, ELISA. Appointed for studies of the biology of the smut fungi; tenure, twelve months from October 12, 1944.

Born July 12, 1910, Province of Entre Rios, Argentina.  Education:  National University of La Plata, Professor of Biological Science, 1929, Doctor in Natural Sciences, 1938.

Professor of Physics, 1931, National Normal School of La Plata; Professor of Botany and Zoology, 1935–36, Professor of practical work, School of Natural Sciences, 1942–43, Assistant in the Spegazzini Institute, 1935–43, National University of La Plata.

Publications:  Articles in Revista Argentina de Agronomía, Revista de la Facultad de Agronomía de la Universidad Nacional de la Plata, Phisis, Darwiniana, Notas del Museo de la Plata, Boletín de la Chacra Expedición, Anales de la Sociedad Científica Argentina, Comunicaciones Botánicas del Museo de Historia Natural de Montevideo, Boletín de Estación Experimental “La Molina,” Mycologia.

 

 

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