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physics educator

August Jan CheLKowski, Polish physics educator. Senator Sen. Republican of Poland, Warsaw, since 1989, chairman environmental protection committee, 1990-1991, speaker, president, 1991-1993. Member Polish Physical Society (treasurer 1974-1979), European Physical Society.

Background

CheLKowski, August Jan was born on February 27, 1927 in Telkwice, Poland. Son of Franciszek and Emilia (Mieczkowska) CheLKowski.

Education

Master of Science, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland, 1952. Doctor of Philosophy, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland, 1959.

Career

Head solid state physics department Jagiellonian University, Katowice, Poland, 1967-1968, University Silesia, Katowice, since 1968, dean faculty mathematics, physics, and chemistry, 1968-1972, director institute of physics, 1969-1976, 85-88, vice-rector, 1981, rector, 1981-1982. Member general counsel of science and university education Ministry of Education, Warsaw, Poland, 1982-1985.

Membership

Senator Sen. Republican of Poland, Warsaw, since 1989, chairman environmental protection committee, 1990-1991, speaker, president, 1991-1993. Member Polish Physical Society (treasurer 1974-1979), European Physical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Horsemanship, skiing, yachting.

Connections

Married Halina Barbara Smulkowska, July 15, 1951. Children: Mikolaj, Hanna, Leszek, Augustyn.

father:
Franciszek CheLKowski

mother:
Emilia (Mieczkowska) CheLKowski

spouse:
Halina Barbara Smulkowska

child:
Mikolaj CheLKowski

child:
Hanna CheLKowski

child:
Leszek CheLKowski

child:
Augustyn CheLKowski