Scientific Board

The Scientific Board of the National Research Institute of Animal Production for the years 2017-2021 consists of 38 people including:

  • 19 research and scientific-technical workers from the Institute
  • 19 people from beyond the Institute.

On the basis of  Article 30 Paragraph 5 of the Act on research institutes (Journal of Laws of 2016, item 371, as amended), the Scientific Board of the Institute is also composed of Director and Deputy Director for Scientific Affairs. According to the Article 30 Paragraph 5 of the Act on research institutes in fine, the aforementioned are not numbered among the people specified in the Institute’s statute.

The Institute possesses authorization to confer the Ph.D. and habilitated doctor of agricultural sciences degree in the discipline of zootechnics and the Ph.D. of agricultural sciences in the discipline biotechnology.

President of the Scientific Board

  • Prof. Eugeniusz Grela, Ph.D.

Deputy President of the Scientific Board

          • Prof. Mariusz Pietras, Ph.D.
          • Prof. Roman Niżnikowski, Ph.D.

              Members

                        Members who are the employees of the National Research Institute of Animal Production

                        1. prof. Sylwester Świątkiewicz, Ph.D.
                        2. prof. Paweł Bielański, Ph.D.
                        3. prof. Mariusz Pietras, Ph.D.
                        4. prof. Monika Bugno-Poniewierska, Ph.D.
                        5. Grzegorz Żak, Ph.D.
                        6. Marek Pieszka, Ph.D.
                        7. Małgorzata Świątkiewicz, Ph.D.
                        8. prof. Barbara Niwińska, Ph.D.
                        9. prof. Beata Szymczyk, Ph.D.
                        10. prof. Maria Skrzyszowska, Ph.D.
                        11. prof. Ewa Hanczakowska, Ph.D.
                        12. prof. Józefa Krawczyk, Ph.D.
                        13. prof. Barbara Gajda, Ph.D.
                        14. Jacek Walczak, Ph.D.
                        15. Anna Radko, Ph.D.
                        16. Mirosław Tyra, Ph.D.
                        17. Dorota Kowalska, Ph.D.
                        18. Eng. Jan Knapik, Ph.D.
                        19. Eng. Aurelia Mucha, Ph.D.

                          Members appointed by the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development:

                              1. Eng. Hanna Kostrzewska, M.Sc. – Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
                              2. Mariusz Tatka – Agricultural Advisory Centre, Branch in Poznań
                              3. Eng. Adam Ślusarczyk, M.Sc. – Małopolski Department of the Agency for Restructuring and Modernization of Agriculture
                              4. Eng. Adam Tański, M.Sc. – Grain & Feed Chamber
                              5. Rajmund Paczkowski – National Poultry Council – Chamber of Commerce
                              6. Eng. Władysław Brejta, Ph.D.  – Simmental Cattle Breeders Association, Hucul Horse Breeders Association
                              7. Vet. Surgeon Bogdan Konopka, Ph.D.  – Świętokrzyski Provincial Veterinary Surgeon
                              8. prof. Eugeniusz Grela, Ph.D. – University of Life Sciences in Lublin
                              9. prof. Roman Niżnikowski, Ph.D. – Warsaw University of Life Sciences
                              10. prof. Jan Udała, Ph.D.  – West Pomeranian University of Technology in Szczecin
                              11. prof. Wojciech Kapelański, Ph.D.  – UTP University of Science and Technology in Bydgoszcz
                              12. prof. Tomasz Szwaczkowski, Ph.D. – Poznań University of Life Sciences
                              13. prof. Ryszard Słomski, Ph.D. – Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding of Polish Academy of Sciences in Jastrzębiec
                              14. prof. Tadeusz Trziszka, Ph.D.  – Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences
                              15. prof. Marek Łukaszewicz, Ph.D. – Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding of Polish Academy of Sciences in Jastrzębiec
                              16. prof. Janusz Żmija, Ph.D. – University of Agriculture in Kraków
                              17. prof. Włodzimierz Popek, Ph.D. – University of Agriculture in Kraków
                              18. prof. Jan Jankowski, Ph.D. – University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn
                              19. prof. Jacek Kuźmak, Ph.D. – National Veterinary Research Institute – State Research Institute

                              The Commission for the Development of Scientific Staff

                              1. Prof. Paweł Bielański, Ph.D.
                              2. Prof. Monika Bugno-Poniewierska, Ph.D.
                              3. Prof. Robert Eckert, Ph.D.
                              4. Prof. Józefa Krawczyk, Ph.D.
                              5. Eng. Aurelia Mucha, Ph.D.
                              6. Prof. Mariusz Pietras, Ph.D.
                              7. Prof. Maria Skrzyszowska, Ph.D.
                              8. Prof. Sylwester Świątkiewicz, Ph.D.
                              9. Grzegorz Żak, Ph.D.

                              The Committee for Research Projects

                              1. Prof. Paweł Bielański, Ph.D.
                              2. Prof. Monika Bugno-Poniewierska, Ph.D.
                              3. Małgorzata Świątkiewicz, Ph.D., Professor of NRIAP
                              4. Prof. Maria Skrzyszowska, Ph.D.
                              5. Mirosław Tyra, Ph.D.
                              6. Jacek Walczak, Ph.D.

                              The Committee for Research Facilities Development

                              1. Eng. Władysław Brejta, Ph.D.
                              2. Prof. Barbara Niwińska, Ph.D.
                              3. Prof. Grzegorz Żak, Ph.D.


                              Secretariat:

                              Eng. Anna Bereta, M.Sc.
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