21 Notable alumni of
Marie Curie-Sklodowska University

Marie Curie-Sklodowska University is 1218th in the world, 410th in Europe, and 25th in Poland by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 21 notable alumni from Marie Curie-Sklodowska University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Jan Żabiński

    Jan Żabiński
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1897-1974 (aged 77)
    Occupations
    zoologistphysiologistethologist
    Biography

    Jan Żabiński and his wife Antonina Żabińska (née Erdman) (1908–1971) were a Polish couple from Warsaw, recognized by Yad Vashem as Righteous Among the Nations for their heroic rescue of Jews during the Holocaust in Poland. Jan Żabiński was a zoologist and zootechnician by profession, a scientist, and organizer and director of the renowned Warsaw Zoo before and during World War II. He became director of the Zoo before the outbreak of war but during the occupation of Poland also held a prestigious function of the Superintendent of the city's public parks in 1939–1945. A street in Warsaw is named after him.

  2. Urszula

    Urszula
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    singerrecording artist
    Biography

    Urszula Beata Kasprzak, usually known simply as Urszula, is a Polish pop and rock singer and also a piano player and accordionist.

  3. Zoryana Skaletska

    Zoryana Skaletska
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    statesperson
    Biography

    Zoriana Stepanivna Skaletska is a Ukrainian lawyer, activist and politician and former Minister of Healthcare of Ukraine.

  4. Krzysztof Żuk

    Krzysztof Żuk
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    economist
    Biography

    Krzysztof Żuk is Polish economist and the mayor of the City of Lublin since 2010. First Chairperson of the Świdnik City Council and the Undersecretary of State at the Polish Ministry of State Treasury.

  5. Krzysztof Hetman

    Krzysztof Hetman
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Krzysztof Andrzej Hetman is a Polish politician who has served as a Member of the European Parliament since 2014. Born in Lublin, Hetman graduated from Maria Curie-Skłodowska University and soon after worked for Lublin Voivodeship as a deputy director from 2002 to 2005 and as a director of regional development from 2005 to 2007. In 2010, he was named Marshal of Lublin Voivodeship.

  6. Józef Zając

    Józef Zając
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    mathematician
    Biography

    Józef Zając is a Polish mathematician, academic teacher, and habilitated doctor of mathematical sciences. Zając is also a senator of the VIII, IX and X Senate of Poland. He is also a member of the Agreement political party.

  7. Edward Wojtas

    Edward Wojtas
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1955-2010 (aged 55)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Edward Wojtas was a member of the Polish Sejm and a politician active in the Polish People's Party (PSL).

  8. Zdzisław Podkański

    Zdzisław Podkański
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Zdzisław Zbigniew Podkański is a Polish politician and Member of the European Parliament (MEP) for the Lublin Voivodship with the Polish People's Party, part of the European People's Party and sits on the European Parliament's Committee on Culture and Education.

  9. Gabriela Masłowska

    Gabriela Masłowska
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    economistpolitician
    Biography

    Gabriela Masłowska is a Polish politician. She was elected to the Sejm on September 25, 2005 getting 11,977 votes in 6 Lublin district, candidating from the League of Polish Families list.

  10. Jerzy Łoś

    Jerzy Łoś
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1920-1998 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    mathematicianeconomistphilosopheruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Jerzy Łoś was a Polish mathematician, logician, economist, and philosopher. He is especially known for his work in model theory, in particular for "Łoś's theorem", which states that any first-order formula is true in an ultraproduct if and only if it is true in "most" factors (see ultraproduct for details). In model theory he also proved many preservation theorems, but he gave significant contributions, as well, to foundations of mathematics, Abelian group theory and universal algebra. In the 60's he turned his attention to mathematical economics, focusing mainly on production processes and dynamic decision processes.

  11. Jerzy Bartmiński

    Jerzy Bartmiński
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1939-.. (age 83)
    Occupations
    anthropologistlinguistethnographer
    Biography

    Jerzy Bartmiński is a Polish linguist and ethnologist.

  12. Kasia Babis

    Kasia Babis
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1992-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    comics artistpoliticianactivist
    Biography

    Katarzyna Monika Babis (born 20 December 1992) is a Polish author of comic books, cartoonist, illustrator, painter, author of children's books, YouTuber and political activist.

  13. Maciej Płaza

    Maciej Płaza
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    translator
    Biography

    Maciej Płaza is a Polish writer, literary scholar and translator of English literature.

  14. Tomasz Kitliński

    Tomasz Kitliński
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    university teacheractivistphilosophertrade unionist
    Biography

    Tomasz Kitliński is a Polish political philosopher, cultural and social analyst, and civic activist. He is a lecturer and trade unionist at Maria Curie-Sklodowska University and an author of books (Dream? Democracy! ), articles, petitions and letters of protest. In his research and teaching, he deals with contemporary society, culture and politics, intellectual history, literary and critical theory, art practice, religious studies and social anthropology. In his activism, he champions women's, LGBT, labour and refugee rights and participation.

  15. Sylwester Czopek

    Sylwester Czopek
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    archaeologist
    Biography

    Sylwester Czopek is the rector of Rzeszów University. He is an archaeologist and museologist. In 2011 Czopek received the Knight's Cross of the Order of Polonia Restituta.

  16. Jolanta Róża Kozłowska

    Jolanta Róża Kozłowska
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    diplomat
    Biography

    Jolanta Róża Kozłowska is a Polish diplomat. Ambassador to Austria (2017–2021), Consul-General in Munich (1998–2002) and Cologne (2009–2013).

  17. Alina Kabata-Pendias

    Alina Kabata-Pendias
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    1929-2019 (aged 90)
    Enrolled in Marie Curie-Sklodowska University
    Studied in 1950
    Occupations
    chemist
    Biography

    Alina Kabata-Pendias was a Polish chemist working in the field of biogeochemistry and soil science. She was a professor of agricultural sciences associated with the Institute of Soil Science and Plant Cultivation in Puławy (IUNG), and the State Geological Institute (PGI). She was a specialist in the field of biogeochemistry of trace elements. Her husband was Henryk Pendias, a geologist and geochemist at PGI. Among other awards, she was the recipient of the Golden Cross of Merit, Order of Polonia Restituta, and the Armia Krajowa Cross.

  18. Anna Pieńkosz

    Anna Pieńkosz
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Enrolled in Marie Curie-Sklodowska University
    Graduated with magister degree in Romance studies
    Occupations
    diplomat
    Biography

    Anna Pieńkosz is a Polish civil servant and diplomat, serving as an ambassador to Cuba (2015–2020).

  19. Beata Choma

    Beata Choma
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    athleteballoonist
    Biography

    Beata Choma is a Polish ballooning athlete.

  20. Artur Orzechowski

    Artur Orzechowski
    Years
    20th Century
    Enrolled in Marie Curie-Sklodowska University
    Graduated with magister degree in Romance studies
    Occupations
    diplomat
    Biography

    Artur Jan Orzechowski is a Polish diplomat serving as an ambassador to Belgium from 2016 to 2021.

  21. Piotr Wojtczak

    Piotr Wojtczak
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Enrolled in Marie Curie-Sklodowska University
    Studied Romance studies and political science
    Occupations
    diplomat
    Biography

    Piotr Wojtczak is a Polish diplomat, since 2017 serving as an ambassador to Luxembourg.