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Jan Mieczyslaw Drwal

Jan Mieczyslaw Drwal, Polish physical geographer, scientist. Council member European Union for Coastal Conservation, since 1997; chairman Regional Nature Protection Commission, Poland, since 1992. Member Polish Academy of Sciences (geographical science committee since 1987), Gdansk Science Society (president since 1998), Polish Ecological Club (pres East Pomeranian branch 1994-1996).

Background

  • Drwal, Jan Mieczyslaw was born on October 26, 1943 in Cracow, Poland. Son of Mieczyslaw and Marta (Patok) Drwal.

  • Career

    • Assistant University, Gdansk, Poland, 1966-1973, senior assistant Poland, 1973-1983, assistant professor Poland, 1983-1991, associate professor Poland, since 1991. Head department of hydrology, water management, University Gdansk, 1982-1983, department of meteorology and hydrology, 1983-1996, department hydrology, since 1996.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Council member European Union for Coastal Conservation, since 1997. Chairman Regional Nature Protection Commission, Poland, since 1992. Member Polish Academy of Sciences (geographical science committee since 1987), Gdansk Science Society (president since 1998), Polish Ecological Club (pres East Pomeranian branch 1994-1996).

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Maria Nowak, NOv. 10, 1971; children: Malgorzata, Agnieszka.
    • father: Mieczyslaw Drwal
    • mother: Marta (Patok) Drwal
    • spouse: Maria Nowak
    • children: Malgorzata Drwal
    • Agnieszka Drwal
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    Born October 26, 1943
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1966 - 1973
      Assistant, University
      Gdansk, Pomorskie, Poland