The Project Coordinator

Professor Paweł Rowiński

Paweł Rowiński is the Professor of Earth Sciences and since 2015 the Vice-President of the Polish Academy of Sciences. His academic title was granted by the President of Poland in 2009. From 2008 to 2015 Professor Rowiński was the Executive Director of the Institute of Geophysics of the PAS and from 2004 to 2008 he served as the Research Director at the same Institute. Until May 2015 he was also the chairman of the Board of Directors of the Earth and Planetary Research Centre (GeoPlanet).

Within the PASIFIC Programme,  Prof. Rowiński is responsible for the strategical management of the project. Not only does he make the key decisions such as selecting panel chairs and accepting the final proposal ranking list for each call, but also, together with the Advisory Board, he supervises the implementation of the project and how the main risks are addressed.