Artur Czupryn from the Nencki Institute has been appointed as a member of the
Council of Young Scientists at the Ministry for Science and Higher Education
delighted to announce the appointment of Dr. Artur Czupryn from the Nencki
Insitute as a regular member of the Council
of Young Scientists
at the Ministry for Science and Higher Education, effective February 1, 2010.
The Council of Young
advisory body to the Ministry of
opinions on the legal settlement of the Polish science sector and universities.
The Minister Prof. Barbara Kudrycka proposed to create the Council during a
meeting with leading young scientists, in mid December 2009. The Council
consists of 21 members, who represent broad areas of science, diversity of
research and academic institutions, and different aspects of scientific
The creation of this Council stems from recommendations that emerged from the
strategic planning process, along with recognition of needs
for better support of
researchers and for equal professional development
of scientific society. The Council will bring
together representatives across recommendations and opinions towards better
scientific and inovation policy. Members of the Council were selected by the
Ministry from the Scholarship Fellows of the Foundation for Polish Science, the
Alumni Associations of the Polityka „Zostańcie z nami“ Fund, grantees of the
L’Oreal/UNESCO Fellowship Fund for Women in Science.
According to the
ministerial decree, a special task of the
Council is to
promote the career development
of young scientists throughout
existing and future barriers to career development of young researchers,
issuing recommendations for legal
and institutional tools to assist the careers of young
interactions of young scientists with
effective implementation of innovative
solutions. In addition, the Council may
formulate opinions and recommendations about
and innovative issues.
also pleased to mention that Artur serves as the President of Scholarship
Fellows of the Foundation for Polish Science.