!!Sergej Zilitinkevich
[Obituary|https://public.wmo.int/en/resources/meteoworld/obituary-prof-sergej-zilitinkevich], World Meteorogical Organization\\
[Obituary|https://www.emetsoc.org/obituary-for-sergej-zilitinkevich], European Meteorological Society\\
[Obituary|https://www.nersc.no/news/obituary-prof-sergej-zilitinkevich], Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center (NERSC)
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!Curriculum Vitae
__Education and degrees awarded __
*Degree title\\''Graduated from:'' Physical Faculty, Leningrad State University, USSR (1959)\\''PhD physics and mathematics:'' Leningrad Hydrometeorological Institute (1962)\\''Dr Sci physics and mathematics:'' PP Shirshov Institute of Oceanology Acad. Sci. USSR (1970) 
*Title of docent/professor\\''Professor of geophysics:'' Presidium of Acad. Sci. USSR (1972)\\''Professor of meteorology:'' Uppsala University, Sweden (1997)  
__Linguistic skills__
*Mother tongue:	Russian
*Other languages:	English
__Current positions__
*Since 2008 Research Professor, Finnish Meteorological Institute / Research Director, Division Atmos. Sci., Dept. Physics, Helsinki University, Finland
*Since 2011 Visiting Chief Scientist, Dept. of Radio-physics, Nizhny Novgorod University, Russia 
__Previous work __
*2004 - 2007 Finland: Marie Curie Chair (Boundary-Layer Physics), University of Helsinki
*1998 - 2003 Sweden: Professor, Chair of Meteorology, Uppsala Univ. (since 2003 Prof.  Emeritus)
*1991 - 1997 Germany: Visiting Professor, Max Planck Inst. of Meteorology, Hamburg University, Alfred Wegener Inst. of Polar and Marine Research, GKSS Research Centre
*1990 - 1990 Denmark: Visiting Professor, RISØ National Laboratory
*1959 - 1990 Russia: Main Geophysical Observatory (Head of Lab), Institute of Lake Research (Senior Scientist), Institute of Oceanology (Founding Director of Leningrad Branch), Russian State Hydrometeorological University (Professor)
__Research funding, leadership and supervision__ 
*Major research funding in the last decade (coordinator):
**EU Commission: Marie Curie Chair “Planetary boundary layers: theory, modelling and role in Earth System” (~500 kEUR), University of Helsinki, FI, 2004-2007
**EU Commission: TEMPUS JEP 26005 “Development of competency-based two-level curricula in meteorology” (~500 kEUR), University of Helsinki, FI, 2007-2010
**EU Commission: ERC-Ideas Advanced Grant 227915 “Atmospheric planetary boundary layers: physics, modelling and role in Earth system” (2.4 million EUR), Finnish Meteorological Institute, 2009-2013, http://pbl-pmes.fmi.fi/ 
**EU Commission: TEMPUS 159352-FI-JPHES “Development of qualification framework in meteorology” (~1 million EUR), University of Helsinki, FI, 2010-2013
**EU Commission: ERC PoC Grant 632295 “Integrated monitoring and forecasting system for local weather and microclimate” (150 kEUR), Finnish Meteorological Institute, 2014-2015
**EU Commission: Erasmus+ Grant 561975-EPP-1-2015-1-FI-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP Adaptive learning environment for competence in economic and societal impacts of local weather, air quality and climate (ECOIMPACT ~1 million EUR), University of Helsinki, FI, 2015-2017
**Academy of Finland / Russian Foundation for Basic Research (bilateral RU-FI collaboration): Acad. FI Grant 280700 “Atmosphere-hydrosphere interaction in Baltic Basin and Arctic Seas” (373 kEUR), Finnish Meteorological Institute, 2014-2017 
**Russian Government: Mega-Grant 11.G34.31.0048 “Air-sea/land interaction: physics and observation of planetary boundary layers and quality of environment” (~4.7 million EUR), University of Nizhny Novgorod, 2011-2015, [http://planetlab.unn.ru]
**Russian Science Foundation: Grant 15-17-20009 “Physical Nature and Modelling of Atmospheric Boundary Layer over Heterogeneous Terrain” (30 million RUB, 2015-2017)
*Participated in organising more than 30 international conferences during the last decade
*Supervised 25 PhD / Dr Sci dissertations in atmospheric sciences, oceanography and space research
__Merits in teaching and pedagogical competence__
*Developed and delivered 7 courses in atmospheric sciences, oceanography, geophysics and science management at universities of Russia, Germany, Sweden and Finland
*Delivered a dozen short courses on turbulence and boundary layers at international summer schools
__Awards, prizes and honours__
*Vilhelm Bjerknes Medal-2000 of European Geophysical Society
*Alfred Wegener Medal-2015 of European Geoscience Union ([http://www.egu.eu/news/126/egu-announces-2015-awards-and-medals])
*Member of Academia Europaea (Earth and Cosmic Sciences, since 2002)
*Member of Finnish Academy of Science and Letters (Geosciences, since 2009)
*Member of Societas Scientiarum Fennica (Mathematical & Physical Sciences, since 2012) 
*Member of International Eurasian Academy of Sciences (since 2012)
*Fellow of Royal Meteorological Society (UK, since 2004)
*Honorary member of European Geoscience Union (since 2015)
*Professor Emeritus, Uppsala University (Sweden, since 2003) 
*Doctor honoris causa, University of Pretoria (South Africa, since 2015)
*Doctor honoris causa, University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia, since 2015)
*Doctor honoris causa, Odessa Ecological University (Ukraine, since 2016)
__Other academic merits__
*Chief Scientist of EU-Russia-China environmental research programme “Pan-Eurasian Experiment” (PEEX, launched in 2012, [https://www.atm.helsinki.fi/peex])
*Peer Review Referee of European Research Council (since 2009)
*Member of Russian National Council on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (since 2011)
*Convener of Session ASI8 “Atmospheric Boundary Layers”, Annual Meetings of European Meteorological Society (since 2005)
*Official Nominator for “Japan Prize” (since 2012)
*Member of the Vilhelm Bjerknes Medal Committee, European Geosciences Union (2002-2009)
*Member of board, NERC Centre for Polar Observation and Modelling (UK, 2002-2007)
*Member of board, C-G Rossby International Meteorological Institute (Sweden, 1998-2003)
*Member of editorial boards of scientific journals: international – Geography, Environment, Sustainability (since 2008), International J. of Geophysics (since 2008), Advances in Applied Physics (since 2012); Russian – Ice and Snow (since 2014), Proceedings of Moscow State University (Geography Series, since 2014), Marine Hydrophysical Journal (since 2014); Ukrainian - Ukrainian Hydrometeorological Journal (since 2014)
*Member of International Council of University of Nizhny Novgorod, Russia (since 2015)
*International expert of Russian Science Foundation (since 2015)  
*Delivered more than 70 invited lectures in the last 10 years
__Scientific and societal impact of research__
*Published 9 scientific books, over 200 peer-reviewed papers and 3 literary works
*Number of citations over 4500, h-index 37. Zilitinkevich is first or single author in almost all papers making his h-index: Google Scholar [http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=y1CJd4MAAAAJ]
[CV & leadership profile|Zilitinkevich CV & leadership profile.pdf] (2018)