June 1982 - final secondary school examination at the Adam Mickiewicz College, Poznan
June 1987 - M.Sc.,Eng. in Control Engineering (with honors), Poznan University of Technology
May 1994 - Ph.D. in Computer Science (Intelligent Decision Support Systems), Poznan University of Technology (awarded by the Minister of Science, Higher Education and Technology)
May 2001 - Habilitation Thesis in Computer Science, Poznan University of Technology
September 1987 - December 1987, Junior Research-Teaching Assistant, Institute of Control Engineering, Poznan University of Technology
Jan - Dec 1988 Military Service
January 1989 - September 1994, Research-Teaching Assistant, Institute of Computing Science, Poznan University of Technology
October 1994 - 2007, Assistant Professor, Institute of Computing Science, Poznan University of Technology
Till October 2001 Adjunkt, 2001-June 2007 Adjunkt Habil.
June 2007 - present, Associate Professor (of Machine Learning and Knowledge Discovery from Data), Institute of Computing Science, Poznan University of Technology (in Polish profesor nadzwyczajny PP)
Since October 2003 - secondary position / Professor of Poznan School of Banking (WSB Poznan)
Researcher at Universite de Paris Dauphine, France (several visits in the 90's)
and the invited professorship in March/April 2004;
Researcher at Faculte Polytechnique de Mons, Belgium (Tempus education project; 1993-94),
Visiting professor at Univeristy of Catania, Italy, 2007.
Editorial Boards of Scientific Journals:
"Transactions on Rough Sets", Springer Journal - Member of the Editorial Board, since 2006
"Foundations of Computing and Decision Sciences" - Secretary of the Editorial Board (1991-1997)
Membership in Organizations
PTI –Polish Information Society –Wielkopolska Branch (since 1997)
President of Regional Wielkopolska Branch of PTI - Polish Information Processing Society (since May 2005).
International Rough Sets Society – founding member
Institute supervisor of BooBoo Scientific Group of Computer Science Students (since 1997 till 2004)
Organization co-chair of Spring Student Competition in Team Programming (1997,1998,1999)
Member of Electrical Engineering Faculty Council (1996 - 1999)
Member of Computer Science and Management Faculty Council (since 2002)
Major Awards for Scientific and Teaching Achievements:
One of the awards of the Polish Information Processing Society in the national competition for the best M.Sc. in Computer Science (1987),
Special Reward for the young researchers founded by Foundation for Polish Science (1993),
Minister of National Education Awards for research results (1993, 1995),
Medal of National Education Committee (2000).
Reward of the 4th Technical Sciences Division of Polish Academy of Sciences for Habilitation Thesis (2002).
Advisor for Ph.D Theses
Supervisor of 2 defended Ph.D. Theses:
Dawid Weiss: „Descriptive Clustering as a Method for Exploring Text Collections” (defended Oct 13, 2006)
Radoslaw Ziembinski: „Mining Context based Sequential Patterns” (defended Sept 23, 2009)
Currently 2 Ph.D students: Magdalena Deckert, Krystyna Napierala.
Member of Organization Committee of Scientific Conferences:
1992 - First International Workshop on "Rough Sets: State-of-the-Art and Perspectives", Kiekrz, 1-4.09.1992.
1994 - 39th Meeting of the EURO Working Group on "Multicriteria Aid for Decisions", Poznan, 7-8.04.1994.
2004 - 3rd Kongres Informatyki Polskiej, Poznan 2-4 06 2003.
One of Chairs for JRS 2007, Toronto.
Member of the Programme Committee of International Conferences:
Member of Program Committees for conferences like: RSCTC (all editions); ISMIS 2009, 2008; ECML/PKDD 2008, 2007; DaWaK 2008, 2007, 2006; RSKT 2009, 2007; KNWS (since 2006); ICAISC 2008, 2006; RSEISP 2007; TPD 2007, 2005; Mini-Euro 2005;
And in the past
1st International Workshop on Rough Sets and Soft Computing - Kiekrz, 1992.
2nd International Workshop on Rough Sets and Soft Computing - Banff, 1993.
3rd International Workshop on Rough Sets and Soft Computing - San Jose, 1994.
4th International Workshop on Rough Sets, Fuzzy Sets, and Machine Discovery - Tokyo, 1996.
5th International Workshop on Rough Sets and Granular Computing, USA, 1997.
1st International Conference on Rough Sets and New Trends in Computing, Warszawa 1998.
7th International Workshop on Rough Sets, Fuzzy Sets, Data Mining, and Granular-Soft Computing (RSFDGrC'99), Yamaguchi, Japan, November 9-11 1999.
2st International Conference on Rough Sets and New Trends in Computing, Banff, Canada, October 16-19, 2000.
JSAI - International Workshop on Rough Sets and Granular Computing. Matsume, Shimane, Japan, May 20-21, 2001.
SDP’02 The 6th International Conference on Soft Computing and Distributed Processing, Rzeszow, June, 2002.
IDDM-2002, 2nd International Workshop on Integration Aspects of Data Mining, Decision Support and Meta-Learning. At ECML/PKDD 2002, Helsinki, 19-23 August 2002.
RSCTC'2002 - 3rd International Conference on Rough Sets and Current Trends in Computing, Great Penn Valley, USA, October 2002.
RSFDGrC'2003 - the 9th International Conference on Rough Sets, Fuzzy Sets, Data Mining and Granular Computing to be held on May 26-29, 2003.
Workshop entitled Rough Sets in Knowledge Discovery " that waw held in Warsaw as a satellite event of ETAPS 2003 multiconference
RSCTC'2004 - 4rd International Conference on Rough Sets and Current Trends in Computing, Upsala, Sweden, June 2002.
Other Scientific Activities:
Reviewed papers for journals like Information Sciences, ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery in Data, Journal of Knowledge and Information Systems, Journal of Intelligent Information Systems, Transactions on Rough Sets (Member of the Editorial Board), IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, Journal of Hybrid Intelligent Systems, Journal of Applied Intelligence, Journal of Multiple Criteria Decision Analysis, European Journal of Operational Research, Fundamenta Informaticae, Computational Management Science, Int. Journal of Intelligent Systems in Accounting Finance and Management, Computational Intelligence, Pattern Recognition Letters and FCDS (Previous Secretary of the Editorial Board) + many others.
Reviewer of 15 Ph.D Theses and Habilitations.