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Jerzy Buzek

Jerzy Buzek, Polish legislator, former prime minister of Poland. Achievements include patents for environmental protection, power and process engineering. Named Member of the European Parliament of Year, Parliament Magazine, 2006. President Social Movement Solidarity Election Action, 1999.

Background

  • Buzek, Jerzy was born on July 3, 1940 in Smilowice, Poland.

  • Education

    • Graduate, Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, Poland. Doctorate (honorary), Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, Poland. Doctorate (honorary), Dortmund University of Technology, Germany.

      Doctorate (honorary), University Seoul, Republic of Korea. Doctorate (honorary), University Isparta, Turkey. Doctorate (honorary), Opole Polish Academy Sciences, Gliwice.

    Career

    • Researcher, chemical engineering professor Polish Academy of Sciences, Gliwice, since 1963. Researcher Cambridge University, England, 1972. Member of Parliament Sejm (Parliament), Warsaw, 1997—2001.

      Prime minister Republic of Poland, 1997—2001. Deputy rector & professor Polonia University, Czestochowa, Poland, 2002—2004. Founder Polonia University School Diplomacy.

      Member of the European Parliament, Silesian Voivodship constituency European Parliament, Brussels, since 2004, president, since 2009. Member Solidarity Trade Union, Poland, since 1980, chairman, National Congress Delegates, 1981, chairman, National Congress, 1992—1994. Polish representative International Energy Agency, 1992—1997.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents for environmental protection, power and process engineering.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Christian-democrat

    Membership

    President Social Movement Solidarity Election Action, 1999.

    Connections

    • Married; 1 child.
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    • 1963
      Researcher, engineering professor Polish Academy Sciences
      Gliwice, Poland
    • 1963
      chemical engineer, engineering professor Polish Academy Sciences
      Gliwice, Poland
    • 1972
      researcher, Cambridge University
      England, Arkansas, United States
    • 1997 - 2001
      Member, of Parliament Sejm (Parliament)
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
    • 1997 - 2001
      prime minister Republic of Poland
    • 2002 - 2004
      deputy rector & professor, Polonia University
      Czestochowa, Poland
    • 2004
      MEP
      Brussels, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, Belgium
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