Current affiliation

Dr. Maja Lisowska

Polish Polar Consortium, Executive Director of Secretariat

Mailing address: Będzińska 60, 41-200 Sosnowiec, Poland


Professional profiles:

Work experience and education

Previous jobs

2015-2018 - International Arctic Science Committee, Secretary, IASC Fellowship Coordinator

2015-2018 - Centre for Polar Studies, University of Silesia, Office

2014 - maternity leave - intensive training in multitasking and time management:)

2012-2013 - Executive Director of the Arctic Science Summit Week 2013 Secretariat

2011-2014 - Research Assistant, Z. Czeppe Dept. of Polar Research and Documentation, Institute of Botany, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland

Education and degrees

2011 - PhD in Biological Sciences, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland

2009 - Arctic Plant Ecology course, University Centre in Svalbard

2007-2011 - PhD studies, Institute of Botany, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland

2007 - MSc in Biology, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland

2002-2007 - Studies in Mathematics and Natural Sciences (SMP), Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland

Membership in associations and organizations


Committee on Polar Research of the Polish Academy od Sciences

  • Member 2015-2018

Association of Polar Early Career Scientists - APECS

  • Member since 2009
  • APECS Council Member 2011-2014
  • co-founder and member of APECS Poland since 2009

Klub Polarny Polskiego Towarzystwa Geograficznego

  • Member since 2016