Institute

Scientific Council

Goals and Legal Bases of the Scientific Council

The Scientific Council of the W. Szafer Institute of Botany of the Polish Academy of Sciences is a body:

  • supervising the research activity of the Institute and encouraging high-quality research;
  • acting as the advisory and consultative body to the Institute on matters concerning its statutory activities and development of its research and technical research staff;
  • authorized to confer academic degrees: PhD in exact and natural sciences in the discipline of biological sciences and habilitated doctor (DSc) in exact and natural sciences in the discipline of biological sciences.

The Scientific Council of the IB PAS acts according to the provisions of:

Scientific Council Members (Term 2019–2022)

Chairman
  • Professor Bogdan Zemanek
Vice chairmen
  • Dr. Elżbieta Cieślak
  • Professor Jan Holeksa
Secretary
  • Dr. Magdalena Szczepaniak
Presidium
  • Professor Bogdan Zemanek
  • Dr. Elżbieta Cieślak
  • Professor Jan Holeksa
  • Dr. Magdalena Szczepaniak
  • Dr. Renata Stachowicz-Rybka
  • Dr. Marcin Piątek
Representatives of the scientific staff of IB PAS
  • Dr. Elżbieta Cieślak
  • Dr. Adam Flakus
  • Dr. Paweł Kapusta
  • Dr. Beata Krzewicka
  • Dr. Aldona Mueller-Bieniek
  • Dr. Jolanta Piątek
  • Dr. Marcin Piątek
  • Dr. Beata Paszko
  • Dr. Michał Ronikier
  • Dr. Renata Stachowicz-Rybka
  • Dr. Grażyna Szarek-Łukaszewska
  • Dr. Magdalena Szczepaniak
  • Professor Lucyna Śliwa, Director of IB PAS
  • Dr. Agnieszka Wacnik, Deputy Director for Scientific Affairs
  • Professor Konrad Wołowski
  • Dr. Elżbieta Worobiec
  • Dr. Grzegorz Worobiec
  • Dr. Magdalena Żywiec
Members not employed at IB PAS
  • Professor Adam Boratyński
  • Dr. Piotr Górski
  • Professor Jan Holeksa
  • Professor Martin Kukwa
  • Dr. Marlena Lembicz
  • Dr. Mirosław Makohonienko
  • Professor Zbigniew Miszalski
  • Dr. Piotr Mleczko
  • Dr. Irena A. Pidek
  • Professor Ireneusz Ślesak
  • Dr. Marta Wrzosek
  • Professor Bogdan Zemanek
Members of the Polish Academy of Sciences, appointed to the IB PAS Scientific Council by Division II of Biological and Agricultural Sciences of PAS
  • Professor Stefan Malepszy, ordinary member of PAS
  • Professor Kazimierz Strzałka, ordinary member of PAS
  • Professor Katarzyna Turnau, ordinary member of PAS
Representatives of the scientific staff of IB PAS with doctoral degree
  • Dr. Beata Cykowska-Marzencka
  • Dr. Magdalena Owczarek-Kościelniak
Representative of PhD students
  • Paweł Czachura
Technical and administrative support staff
  • Irena Galiv

 

Commissions of the Scientific Council

Commission for the Habilitation Assessment Process and Award

Chairman
  • Dr. Marcin Piątek
Secretary
  • Dr. Grzegorz Worobiec
Members
  • Dr. Elżbieta Cieślak
  • Dr. Paweł Kapusta
  • Professor Lucyna Śliwa
  • Professor Ireneusz Ślesak
  • Dr. Agnieszka Wacnik
  • Professor Konrad Wołowski
  • Dr. Magdalena Żywiec

 

Commission for the Doctoral Assessment Process and Award

Chairman
  • Dr. Renata Stachowicz-Rybka
Secretary
  • Dr. Magdalena Owczarek-Kościelniak
Members
  • Dr. Adam Flakus
  • Dr. Paweł Kapusta
  • Professor Zbigniew Miszalski
  • Dr. Jolanta Piątek
  • Dr. Michał Ronikier
  • Dr. Grażyna Szarek-Łukaszewska
  • Dr. Magdalena Szczepaniak
  • Professor Ireneusz Ślesak
  • Dr. Elżbieta Worobiec

 

Commission for Evaluating the Scientific Activity of the IB PAS Researchers

Chairman
  • Dr. Michał Ronikier
Secretary
  • Dr. Magdalena Żywiec
Members
  • Professor Ireneusz Ślesak
  • Professor Martin Kukwa
  • Dr. Agnieszka Wacnik

 

Disciplinary Spokesperson of the IB PAS

Dr. Beata Paszko