Master of Science in Metallurgy, University Mining & Metallurgy, 1948. Doctor of Engineering, University Mining & Metallurgy, 1965. Doctor of Science, University Mining & Metallurgy, 1974.
Chief engineer, Refractory Plants, Zarow-Nowa Huta, Poland, 1949-1967; technical director, Trust of Refractory Materials, Gliwice, Poland, 1967-1972; associate professor, U. Mining & Metallurgy, Cracow, Poland, 1972-1983; scientific director, Institute Building a Refractory, Cracow, Poland, 1973-1978; professor, U. Mining & Metallurgy, Cracow, Poland, since 1983; managing director, Institute Building and Refractory Materials, Cracow, Poland, 1988-1992. Expert United Nations Industrial Development Organization, Cotonou, Benin, 1978-1979, Jos, Nigeria, 1982, Ranchi, India, 1984, Surabaya, Indonesia, 1990-1991.
Fellow Polish Academy of Sciences. Member Society Polish Metallurgy Engineers (vice president 1968-1972, vice president associate graduates 1974-1987), Polish Ceramic Society (vice president 1987-1992).
Married Danuta Zofia Kiersztajn, July 23, 1949. Children: Wojciech, Janusz.