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Janusz Kindler

Janusz Kindler, Polish water resources and environmental studies educator. Certified water and environmental system specialist. Fellow International Water Resources Association (Ventechow Memorial Lecture award 2000); member International Association Hydraulic Research, Water Resources Committee of Polish Academy of Sciences.

Background

  • Kindler, Janusz was born on May 9, 1934 in Warsaw, Poland. Son of Kazimierz and Wanda Kindler.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Warsaw University of Technology, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, Warsaw University of Technology, 1974. Doctor of Science, Warsaw University of Technology, 1988.

    Career

    • Design engineer Hydroproject, Warsaw, 1956-1968. Chief engineer Vistula/United Nations Development Programme/Poland, 1968-1972. Lecturer Warsaw University of Technology, 1972-1976, professor and Institute director, 1983-1992.

      Project leader International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg, Austria, 1976-1983. Senior water resources planner The World Bank, Washington, 1992-1996. Professor, dean Faculty of Environmental Engineering, Warsaw University of Technology, since 1996.

      Chairman board trustees Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe, Budapest, Hungary, 1990-1993. Deputy chairman Ad Hoc High Level Task Force for the Protection of the Baltic Sea, Helsinki, 1990-1992.

    Major achievements

    • Certified water and environmental system specialist.

    Works

    • Author monograph and some 90 articles in research journals.

    Membership

    Fellow International Water Resources Association (Ventechow Memorial Lecture award 2000). Member International Association Hydraulic Research, Water Resources Committee of Polish Academy of Sciences.

    Personality

    Interests

    Skiing, mountain trekking, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Maria Zaborowska, November 1958 (divorced 1965). Children: Pawel, Marcin. Married Joanna Zawidzka, December 2, 1971.

      1 child, Marta.
    • father: Kazimierz Kindler
    • mother: Wanda Kindler
    • spouses: Maria Zaborowska
    • Joanna Zawidzka
    • children: Pawel Kindler
    • Marcin Kindler
    • Marta Kindler
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    Born May 9, 1934
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    • 1956
      Warsaw University of Technology
    • 1974
      Warsaw University of Technology
    • 1988
      Warsaw University of Technology
    • 1956 - 1968
      Design engineer, Hydroproject
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
    • 1968 - 1972
      chief engineer, Vistula/United Nations Development Programme/Poland
    • 1976 - 1983
      project leader, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis
      Laxenburg, Niederosterreich, Austria
    • 1992 - 1996
      senior, water resources planner The World Bank
      Washington, United States
    • 1996
      professor, Warsaw University
    • 1996
      dean Faculty of Environmental Engineer, Warsaw University
    • 1996
      Technology, Warsaw University
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