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Ignacy Zenon Siemion

chemistry educator

Ignacy Zenon Siemion, Polish chemistry educator. Recipient M. Sklodowska-Curie award, 1986, Ministry of Education awards, 1972, 76, 78, 80, 84, 87, 94, 2000. Member Wroclaw Science Society, European Peptide Society, American Peptide Society.

Background

Siemion, Ignacy Zenon was born on August 8, 1932 in Krzczonow, Poland. Son of Mikolaj and Apolonia (Urban) Siemion.

Education

Master of Science in Chemistry, Lomonosov University, Moscow, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Technology University, Wroclaw, Poland, 1964. Doctor of Science, Technology University, Wroclaw, Poland, 1968.

Career

Assistant Wroclaw University, 1955-1958, docent, 1970-1974, professor, since 1974, director organic chemistry, since 1976. Assistant Medical Academy, Wroclaw, 1958-1969. Member Central Commission for Degrees in Sciences, Warsaw, since 1994.

Works

  • Author: Biostereochemistry, 1985. Editor-in-chief Chemical News, 1983-1993. Member editorial board Acta Biochimica Polonica, 1978-1984, Polish Journal Chemical, since 1990.

Membership

Member Wroclaw Science Society, European Peptide Society, American Peptide Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    History of chemistry, history of sciences in poland.

Connections

Married Alicja Teresa Szastynska, June 23, 1959. 2 children.

father:
Mikolaj Siemion

mother:
Apolonia (Urban) Siemion

spouse:
Alicja Teresa Szastynska