dr hab. prof. US Ewa Szuszkiewicz
Kierownik Zakładu Astronomii i Astrofizyki
Koordynator Polskiego Centrum Astrobiologii CASA*
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1983 M. Sc. in astronomy, University of Wrocław, Wrocław, Poland. Promotor: Henryk Cugier
1986 Magister Philosophiae, International School of Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy. Promotor Prof. Marek A. Abramowicz
1988 Ph. D. in astrophysics, International School of Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy. Promotor: Prof. Marek A. Abramowicz
2000 Habilitation in physical sciences, specialization astronomy and astrophysics, Nicolaus Copernicus University of Toruń, Toruń, Poland
1982 - 90 research assistant in the Institute of Astronomy of the University of Wrocław
1989 - 90 postdoc at the Max-Plank-Institut fuer Astrophysik in Garching bei Muenchen, Munich, Germany Monochium
1990 - 93 postdoc at the Queen Mary and Westfield College of London
1993 - 95 postdoc at the International School For Advanced Studies in Trieste, Italy
1996 - 98 postdoc at the Faculty of Physics and Astrophysics of the University of Leicester
1998 - 2000 adiunkt at the Astrophysics Center of the Nicolaus Copernicus University of Toruń Poland
since 2000 professor at the Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics of the University of Szczecin
  • Polish Astronomical Society (member of the Executive Committee)
  • Royal Astronomical Society of the United Kingdom
  • Italian Astronomical Society
  • EANA (European Astrobiology Network Association) - Member of the Executive Committee and Polish representative of EANA
  • International Astronomy Union
- John Miller, Oxford Astrophysics, Department of Physics, Oxford University, Oxford, UK and SISSA, Trieste, Italy
- John C. B. Papaloizou, DAMTP, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
I am currently participating in the following collaborations:
POLFAR, the Polish branch of the LOFAR (LOw Frequency Array) collaboration. Participating Institutions are: Jagiellonian University (Cracow), Space Research Center of the Polish Academy of Science (CBK, Warsaw), University of Szczecin (responsible: E. Szuszkiewicz), Nicolaus Copernicus University of Toruń, University of Zielona Góra
Blue Dot Team, a collaboration with over 165 participants all over Europe with representatives from Japan and USA, whose aim is to prepare a roadmap toward the detection and characterization of habitable class="info" exoplanets
ASTROSIM: This is a five years program of the European Union which aims to bring together European computational astrophysicists working on a broad range of topics
CASA*: the Polish Center of Astrobiology


An up-to-date list of most of the scientific articles I have authored can be found at the SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS). I have also authored a monograph on astrobiology (in Polish): F. Ferrari and E. Szuszkiewicz, Astrobiologia, poprzez pył kozmiczny do DNA, WNUS, Szczecin 2006.