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Prof. Dr. Jerzy Jozef WIATR

Member of the Sejm

Prof. Dr. Jerzy Jozef WIATR, Polish Member of the Sejm. Award for Scientific Work, Ministry of Education, 1964, 1978, 1981; Award for Scientific Work, Polish Academy of Sciences, 1967, 1980; Knight, 1974, Officer, 1979, Commander, 1988, Polish Order of Polonia Restituta. member. International Political Science Associate; member, Polish Political Science Association.

Background

WIATR, Prof. Dr. Jerzy Jozef was born on September 17, 1931 in Warsaw, Poland. Parents: Wilhelm Wiatr and Zofia Wiatr (née Jankowska).

Education

University of Warsaw, Bachelor of Arts, social sciences, 1952, Master of Arts, philosophy, 1954, PhD., sociology, 1957, Habilitation, 1961. Spoken languages: Polish, English, French, Russian, German.

Career

Member, 1949-1990, Director, Institut, of Marxism-Leninism, 1984, Polish United Workers Party. Member, since 1990, Member of Supreme Council, since 1990, Member of Praesidium of the Supreme Council,, Pres, of Council, Warsaw, since 1991,SDRP. Member of the Sejm, since 1991.

Professor, and Head, Department of Political Sociology, since 1969, Director, Institut, of Sociology, 1975-1977, Dean of Social Sciences, 1977-1980, University of Warsaw. Visiting fellow, University of Manchester, 1968.

Membership

Member. International Political Science Associate. Member, Polish Political Science Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tourism, swimming, bridge, chess. National defence, foreign relations, constitutional questions.

Connections

Spouse Ewa Zurowska-Wiatr (née Zurowska), 1980. Children: Slawomir.