The Minister Awards for Teaching Excellence

The finest representatives of the academic world – scientists, educators and organizers – have been awarded with one of the most prestigious merits of Polish Education – The Minister of Science and Higher Education Award
We are very proud to announce that PWSZ is the only Higher Education Institution in which two lecturers have been honored.
 
The award for life time academic accomplishments was granted to:
- PROF.DR HAB. KAZIMIERZ PAJĄK, DR H.C.
Rector at PWSZ of a term 2001-2005 and 2005-2009; professor at the Institute of Applied Social Studies, at the Faculty of Economics; the author of scientific studies and expertise, organizer and speaker at branch conferences in the field of low-carbon economy and local self-government.
 
The award for scientific achievements of first degree was granted to:
- PROF. NADZW. DR HAB. SYLWESTER FURMANIAK
Associate professor at the Institute of Health Care, at the Faculty of Cosmetology, whose main interest focuses on carbon adsorbents and molding of their adsorbent features. The interest involves both traditional adsorbents, which have found wide usage in industrial methods based on adsorption process, and advanced nanomaterials.
Every year these awards honor outstanding and innovative didactical achievements complete during the passing year. The particular category of the award is one for the life time academic accomplishments. Inclusively, 60 members of the academic world were rewarded.