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Biometry educator

Marian Piech, Polish biometry educator. Member Polish Biometrical Society (member science board 1979-1980), Institute Soil Science and Cultivation of Plants (member science board 1988-1991), Polish Genetical Association, International Triticale Association, Polish Society Agronomy Sciences, Europeans Society Agronomy, Szczecin Science Society (chairman agriculture section 1978-1996), Station Committee Science Research (member section 1991-1994).

Background

Piech, Marian was born on December 8, 1929 in Borek Nowy, Poland. Son of Wincenty and Maria (Paluch) Piech.

Education

Degree in Agricultural Engineering, University Krakow, Poland, 1953. Master of Science in Agriculture, Academy Agriculture, Wroclaw, Poland, 1954. Doctor of Philosophy in Plant Breeding, Academy Agriculture, Wroclaw, Poland, 1961.

Doctor of Science in Plant Breeding, Academy Agriculture, Szczecin, Poland, 1970.

Career

Instructor Academy Agriculture, Wroclaw, 1954-1961, assistant professor Szczecin, 1962-1970, associate professor, 1971-1977, professor, since 1977, head section biometry, 1969-1979, vice director Institute Plant Breeding and Seed Science, 1979-1983, vice dean faculty agriculture, 1972-1975, head department plant breeding and biometry, 1989-1992, head department biometry, 1992-2000, rector, 1993-1996. Member section Station Committee Science, 1991-1993. Chairman cereal commission Research Center Cultivar Testing, Slupia Wielka, Poland, 1971-2001.

Member General Council Higher Education and Science, 1982-1985. Visiting professor agriculture University Chapingo, Mexico, 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author 5 books in field. Chairman editorial board Zeszyty Naukowe Akademii Rolniczej w Szczecinie, 1988-1991. Editor Annales Scientiarum Stetinenses-Section Agricultural, since 1986.

      Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member Polish Biometrical Society (member science board 1979-1980), Institute Soil Science and Cultivation of Plants (member science board 1988-1991), Polish Genetical Association, International Triticale Association, Polish Society Agronomy Sciences, Europeans Society Agronomy, Szczecin Science Society (chairman agriculture section 1978-1996), Station Committee Science Research (member section 1991-1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, opera.

Connections

Married Alicja Solnicka, September 14, 1956. Children: Elizabeth Maria, Bozena Anna.

father:
Wincenty Piech

mother:
Maria (Paluch) Piech

spouse:
Alicja Solnicka

children:
Elizabeth Maria Piech

Bozena Anna Piech