Master of Science in Elementary Particle Theory with honors, University Leningrad, Russia, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy in Theoretical and Mathematics Physics, Institute Physics, Tartu, 1978. Dr.Hab. in Theoretical Physics, University Warsaw, 1992.
Researcher, Armed Forces Ioffe Institute, Leningrad, 1966-1988; adjunct, N. Copernicus Astronomical Center, Warsaw, 1990-1996; professor physics, Pedagogical University, Olsztyn, Poland, since 1996. Lecturer Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1992.
Member National Geography Society, New York Academy Sciences, International Society on General Relativity and Gravitation.
Married Wladimir Dymnikov, October 10, 1970 (divorced 1986). Children: Pawel, Maria.