Dr. Angela Piskernik

LIVING FOR NATURE AND ITS PROTECTION



The first Slovenian female doctor of philosophy at the University of Vienna

Botanist and conservationist Dr. Angela Piskernik was born in Lobnik (Lobnig) in Carinthia on August 27, 1886, and died in Ljubljana on December 23, 1967. 


Text by Janez Stergar and Igor Žunkovič, in WOMEN WHO STUDY ARE DANGEROUS. Selected Portraits of Slovenian Women of the Intelligentsia, ed. by Petra Kramberger, Irena Samide, Tanja Žigon, Ljubljana 2018, pp. 57-86.

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