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educator , Civil engineer

Edmundas Kazimieras Zavadskas, Lithuanian civil engineer, educator. Certified professional engineer, Lithuanion Union Construction Engineers, 1992. Recipient Honorary award, Minister for Science & Education, 1996, Award, Lithuania & Lithuanian Magazine Culture, 2000, Polish & Lithuanian Parliamentary Assembly, 2004. Member of Lithuanian Academy of Sciences.

Background

Zavadskas, Edmundas Kazimieras was born on May 12, 1944 in Vilnius, Lithuania. Son of Kazimieras Zavadskas and Genovait Zavadskien.

Education

Degree in Engineering, Kaunas Polytechnic Institute, Vilnius, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Vilnius Civil Engineering Institute, 1972. Doctor of Science, Moscow Civil Engineering Institute, 1987.

Doctor Honoris Causa (honorary), Poznan University of Technology, Polnd, 2002. Doctor Honoris Causa (honorary), Herzen University, St. Pertersburg, Russia, 2003. Doctor Honoris Causa, National Aviation University, Kiev, Ukraine, 2004.

Career

Teacher Gubava eight-year School, Ignalina, Lithuania, 1962—1963. Senior laboratory assistant Kaunas Polytechnic Institute, Vilnius, 1968, laboratory head, 1968—1969. Lecturer Vilnius Civil Engineering Institute, 1973—1974, senior lecturer, 1974—1978, associate professor, 1978—1985, senior researcher, 1985—1987, professor, since 1988, head construction technical department, 1987—1990, rector, 1990.

Member Lithuanian Science Council, 1991—1999. Rector Vilnius Technology University, 1990—1996, Vilnius Gediminas Technology University, Vilnius, Lithuania, 1996—2002, first vice rector, since 2002, chairman department cnstrn. technical & management, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Certified professional engineer, Lithuanion Union Construction Engineers, 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Lithuanian Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Stas Kasciuškait, December 29, 1967.

father:
Kazimieras Zavadskas

mother:
Genovait Zavadskien

spouse:
Stas Kasciuškait