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Environmentalist , researcher

Jan Suschka, Polish environmentalist, researcher. Recipient Gold medal Katowice Province Development, 1978, Silver medal Polish Technology Organization, 1979. Member Ambassador Club (secretary since 1994), Lion Club.


Suschka, Jan was born on September 23, 1936 in Zernica, Silesia, Poland. Son of Igancy and Maria (Chroszcz) Suschka.


Master of Science, Technology University, Gliwice, Poland, 1960. Doctor of Science, Technology University, Warsaw, 1966. Dr habil, Technology University, Warsaw, 1976.


Assistant Design Office, Gliwice, 1959-1965. Chief water conservation laboratory Institute Metallurgy, 1965-1967. Chief water protection department Institute Water Management, Katowice, Poland, 1967-1972.

United Nations Development Programme/World Health Organization environmental program science coordinator Institute Environmental Protection, 1973-1979, 82-83. Chief technical adviser United Nations Educational Federal University, Porto Alegre, Brazil, 1979-1981. Director, expert United Nations Educational Water Directorate, Maputo, Mozambique, 1983-1987.

Professor Technology University, Bielsko-Biala, Poland, since 1987. Consultant World Health Organization, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Yugoslavia, North Korea. Senior researcher International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg, Austria, 1993-1996.

Project evaluator European Community, Brussels, 1998.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Editor: Environmental Protection Program for Province of Bielsko-Biala, 1996.


Member Ambassador Club (secretary since 1994), Lion Club.


  • Other Interests

    Photography, handwork.


Married Alina Teresa Lewandowka, December 27, 1961. 1 child, Malgorzata.

Igancy Suschka

Maria (Chroszcz) Suschka

Alina Teresa Lewandowka

Malgorzata Suschka