Political Group: EPP
Phone in Brussels: +32 (0)2 284 56 31
ITRE Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
CPCO Conference of Committee Chairs
SEDE Subcommittee on Security and Defence
AFET Committee on Foreign Affairs
Master's in technical sciences, Silesian University of Technology (1963); doctorate in technical sciences, Silesian University of Technology (1969); postdoctoral qualification (dr. hab.) in technical sciences, Silesian University of Technology (1979); professor (1997).
Polish Academy of Sciences (PAN) - Institute of Chemical Engineering (Gliwice, since 1963). Fertilisers Research Institute (Puławy, 1972-1974). Silesian University of Technology (1975-1985). Opole University of Technology (since 1993).
Solidarność independent and self-governing trade union: Head of the Works Committee, Chairman of the 1st, 4th, 5th and 6th National Congresses, involvement in national and regional clandestine organisations (1980-1997). Member of the Civic Platform party (since 2009).
Chairman of the Policy Council for Gliwice - 1990 elections (1990).
Member of the Sejm (1997-2001).
Polish Prime Minister (1997-2001).
Member of the European Parliament (since 2004).
International Energy Agency (1992-1997).
PAN - Institute of Chemical Engineering Scientific Committee, Scientific Secretary (1982-1997). PAN - Institute of Chemical Engineering, Scientific Director (since 1997).