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Jan Mieczyslaw Drwal

physical geographer , scientist

Jan Mieczyslaw Drwal, Polish physical geographer, scientist. Council member European Union for Coastal Conservation, since 1997; chairman Regional Nature Protection Commission, Poland, since 1992. Member Polish Academy of Sciences (geographical science committee since 1987), Gdansk Science Society (president since 1998), Polish Ecological Club (pres East Pomeranian branch 1994-1996).

Background

Drwal, Jan Mieczyslaw was born on October 26, 1943 in Cracow, Poland. Son of Mieczyslaw and Marta (Patok) Drwal.

Career

Assistant University, Gdansk, Poland, 1966-1973, senior assistant Poland, 1973-1983, assistant professor Poland, 1983-1991, associate professor Poland, since 1991. Head department of hydrology, water management, University Gdansk, 1982-1983, department of meteorology and hydrology, 1983-1996, department hydrology, since 1996.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Council member European Union for Coastal Conservation, since 1997. Chairman Regional Nature Protection Commission, Poland, since 1992. Member Polish Academy of Sciences (geographical science committee since 1987), Gdansk Science Society (president since 1998), Polish Ecological Club (pres East Pomeranian branch 1994-1996).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, travel.

Connections

Married Maria Nowak, NOv. 10, 1971; children: Malgorzata, Agnieszka.

father:
Mieczyslaw Drwal

mother:
Marta (Patok) Drwal

spouse:
Maria Nowak

children:
Malgorzata Drwal

Agnieszka Drwal