Master of Science, Moscow State University, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, University Warsaw, 1964. Doctor of Science, University Warsaw, 1970.
Research associate, Pharmaceutical Institute, Warsaw, 1958-1960; research associate, U. Warsaw, 1960-1970; professor, Institute Organic Chemistry, Polish Academy Science, Warsaw, since 1970. Research assistant Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, 1964-1966, U. Oxford, England, 1966-1967.
Member Polish Chemical Society (Kostanecki medal 1996).
Married Janina Dudek, January 4, 1958. Children: Wojciech, Maciej.