Nikolay Vorontsov

Picture of Nikolay Vorontsov

Date of Birth: 01/01/1934

Age: 66

Place of birth: Moscow

Citizenship: Russia


He graduated from high school as an external student in 1950, by special permission of the Ministry of Education in the age of 16, he entered the Moscow State University (MSU). He graduated from the Faculty of Biology, Moscow State University (1955, cum laude) at the Department of Vertebrate Zoology, graduate of the Leningrad Zoological Institute of the USSR. Candidate of Biological Sciences (1963, dissertation topic: "Ways of food specialization and evolution of the digestive system in some, mainly rodents Muridae"). Doctor of Biological Sciences (1967; thesis: "Evolution lower Cricetidae (Cricetidae)