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Jacek Andrzej Zak

Jacek Andrzej Zak, Polish mechanical engineer, educator, transportation engineer. Certified engineering management, transportation and logistics. Grantee, Fulbright Foundation, 2003-2004. Member of World Conference Transportation Research Society, Euro Working Group Transportation (member science committee since 2000), Harvard Business School Alumni Association, Society Polish-Latin American Friendship, Indiana Trade Union Solidarity.

Background

  • Zak, Jacek Andrzej was born on August 16, 1963 in Poznan, Wielkopolska, Poland. Son of Andrzej and Irena Zak.

  • Education

    • Master of Science in Mechanical and Transportation Engineering, Poznan University of Technology, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical and Transportation Engineering, Poznan University of Technology, 1995. Master of Arts in Neophilology, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, 1991.

      Postgraduate, Harvard Business School/Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1993.

    Career

    • Assistant researcher, lecturer Poznan University of Technology, 1988—1994, assistant professor, since 1995. Fulbright Foundation visiting scholar Harvard Business School, Boston, 1994—1995. Assistant professor, lecturer Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, 1996—2000, University of Economics, Poznan, 1996—2005, associate professor, since 2006.

      Visiting professor University California, Berkeley, 2003—2004. Consultant in field.

    Major achievements

    • Certified engineering management, transportation and logistics.

    Works

    • Author: (handbook) Production & Operations Management, 1997, Decision Analysis, 1998, Multiple Criteria Decision Aiding in Road Transportation, 2005, AdvancedOR and Artificial Intelligence Methods in Transportation, 2005, Operations Research in Road Transportation, 2006. Co-author (editor): (book) Modeling & Management in Transportation, 1999. Member editorial advisory board: Journal Advanced Transportation, since 2006.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of World Conference Transportation Research Society, Euro Working Group Transportation (member science committee since 2000), Harvard Business School Alumni Association, Society Polish-Latin American Friendship, Indiana Trade Union Solidarity.

    Personality

    Interests

    Latin-American culture, tennis, skiing, non-conventional architecture, poetry.

    Connections

    • Married Malgorzata Dorota Silska, June 21, 1986. Children: Julia, Karolina.
    • father: Andrzej Zak
    • mother: Irena Zak
    • spouse: Malgorzata Dorota Silska
    • children: Julia Zak
    • Karolina Zak
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    Born August 16, 1963
    (age 54)
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    • 1987
      Poznan University of Technology
    • 1995
      Poznan University of Technology
    • 1991
      Adam Mickiewicz University
    • 1993
      Harvard Business School/Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • 1994 - 1995
      Fulbright Foundation visiting scholar, Harvard Business School
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1996
      assistant, Adam Mickiewicz University
      Poznan, Wielkopolskie, Poland
    • 1996 - 2005
      assistant, Adam Mickiewicz University
      Poznan, Wielkopolskie, Poland
    • 1996
      lecturer, Adam Mickiewicz University
      Poznan, Wielkopolskie, Poland
    • 1996 - 2005
      lecturer, Adam Mickiewicz University
      Poznan, Wielkopolskie, Poland
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