M Chemistry, Warsaw University, 1958. Doctor of Science Chemistry, Institute Organic Industry, Warsaw, 1973. Doctor habilitatus Forestry Sciences, Academy Agriculture, Poznan, Poland, 1994.
Assistant, lecturer School Fire Officers, Warsaw, 1963—1971. Senior lecturer Higher School Fire Officers, 1971—1973, associate professor, head department basic science, 1973—1981. Associate professor, head combustion laboratory Building Research Institute, Warsaw, 1982—1990.
Professor, head rescue and fire fighting operations department Main School Fire Service, 1994—2003. Professor 2003Main School Fire Service, since 2003.
Married Robert Szezepanski, August 2, 1965. 1 child Joanna Szczepanska.