Adam GIEREK : Curriculum vitae 

Original version : PL 

Curriculum vitae (The MEP is solely responsible for the information published)  
Updated: 23/02/2015 

Education (qualifications and diplomas) 

  • 1961 : University, Engineering: Masters in Engineering
  • 1965 : University, Engineering: Doctorate
  • 1968 : University, Engineering: Assistant professor
  • 1972 : University, Engineering: Associate professor
  • 1973 : Other: Corresponding Member of the Polish Academy of Sciences
  • 1978 : University, Engineering: Professor of technical sciences

Professional career 

  • 1961-1962 : Assistant (Other)
  • 1962-1965 : Post-graduate doctoral student in Moscow (Other)
  • 1965-1968 : Lecturer (Other)
  • 1968-1972 : Assistant professor (Other)
  • 1969-1972 : Head of the Foundry Institute (Other)
  • 1972-1982 : Director of the Institute of Materials Engineering (Other)
  • 1972-2008 : Professor at the Silesian Technical University (Other)
  • 1982-1989 : Visiting professor at the Dresden University of Technology (Other)
  • 1994-... : Head of the Department of Materials Technology Head of the Department of Technology, Metal Alloys and Composites (Other)

Political career 

Offices held in a national parliament  
  • 2001-2004 : Senator of the Republic of Poland, member of the Committee on Science, Education and Sport
  • 2001-2003 : Member of the Committee on Legislation, Law and Order
  • 2001-2004 : Member of the Environmental Protection Committee

Other activities 

  • 1970-1982 : Member of the Polish Federation of Engineering Associations (NOT)
  • 1973-... : Member of the Committees of the Polish Academy of Sciences (PAN)
  • 1980-1990 : Member of the Polish Nuclear Society (PTN)
  • 2001 : Member of the board of the All-Poland E. Gierek Association

Honours 

  • Order of the 'Banner of Labour, Second Class'; Knight’s Cross of the Order of Poland Reborn; Gold Medal of Merit for Defence of the Nation; Medal of the National Education Committee

Contact 

  • Bruxelles 

    Parlement européen
    Bât. Altiero Spinelli
    13G158
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles/Brussel
     
  • Strasbourg 

    Parlement européen
    Bât. Louise Weiss
    T08021
    1, avenue du Président Robert Schuman
    CS 91024
    F-67070 Strasbourg Cedex
     
  • Postal address 

    European Parliament
    Rue Wiertz
    Altiero Spinelli 13G158
    1047 Brussels
     
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