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International Experience

Visiting Professor University of Kyoto, Japan (JSPS Invitation Fellowship Program for Research in Japan) (2010)
Visiting Professor University of Bremen, Germany (A. von Humbolt Research Award) (2006)
Visiting Scientist CEA Grenoble, France (1998)
Visiting Professor University of Rennes, France (1992)
Visiting Scientist Queen Mary College, University of London, Great Britain (1989)
Visiting Scientist Oxford (1985)
Visiting Scientist University of California, Davis (eight three-month visits, 1984-1999)
Visiting Scientist University of California, Davis (1979-1981)

Honors 

Fellow ChemPubSoc Europe (2015)
Jędrzej Śniadecki Medal of Polish Chemical Society (2014)
Polish Academy of Sciences Award for Scientific Achievements (1986)
Award of Prime Minister for Scientific Achievements (2010
JSPS Fellowship for research (2010
Award of Ministry of National Education for Scientific Achievements (1977198619901998, 2001, 2007)
Humboldt Research Award (2005
Maria Skłodowska-Curie Award of the Polish Academy of Sciences (2000)
Award of the Foundation for the Polish Science (1998)

Invited lectures

University of Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
University of Kiel, Kiel, Germany
University of Kassel, Kassel, Germany 
Toho University, Tokyo, Japan 
Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan 
Tsukuba University, Ibaraki, Japan 
Tohoku University, Miyagi, Japan 
Ehime University, Ehime, Japan 
Nagoya University, Aichi, Japan 
Kobe University, Hyogo, Japan
Ritsumeikan University, Shiga, Japan 
Kyushu University, Japan 
Kyouto University, Japan 
University of Regensburg, Germany 
University of Marburg, Germany 
University of Bremen, Germany 
University of Arizona, Tucson, USA 
University of Houston, USA
University of Bilefeld, Germany
University of NC, Raleigh, USA
University of Dijon, France
University of Rennes, France
Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA
University of London, Queen Mary College, London, Great Britain
Princeton University, USA
CEA Grenoble, France
L'Ecole Normal Superieure, Paris, France
University of Pacific, Stockton, USA
University of California, Davis, USA

Lectures at conferences 

IIIrd Polish Forum of Inorganic Chemistry, Kraków (Poland) 2016

Post-workshop of ICPP-9 on Porphyrins and Optoelectronic Materials, Shanghai (China) 2016

 IX International Conference on Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines, Nanjing (China) 2016

3rd EuCheMS Inorganic Chemistry Conference, Wrocław (Poland) 2015

227th ECS Meeting, Chicago (USA) 2015

Michinoku International Symposium on Porphyrins Phthalocyanines and Functional π Molecules, Zao (Japan) 2014
VIII International Conference on Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines, Istambul (Turkey) 2014 
Polish Chemical Society Meeting, Częstochowa, 2014 
48th Advances in Organic, Bioorganic and Pharmaceutical Chemistry – „Liblice 2013“, Špindlerův Mlýn (Czech Republic), 2013 
Polish Chemical Society Meeting, Siedlce, 2013 
21st IUPAC International Conference on Physical Organic Chemistry, Durham (UK), 2012 
VII International Conference on Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines, Jeju (Korea), 2012 
The 33th School on Physical Organic Chemistry The Lewis and Bronsted Acid-base and Related Interactions, Przesieka, 2011  
SFB 624 Symposium Templates in Chemistry Progress and Perspectives Bonn, 2011
4th Supramolecular Systems in Chemistry and Biology International Summer School, Regensburg, 2011
The XIVth Conference on Heterocycles in Bio-organic Chemistry, Brno, 2011
3rd Erlangen Symposium on Redox-Active Metal Complexes, Erlangen, 2011
VIth International Conference on Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines (ICPP-6), New Mexico, USA, 2010
4th HIGH-TECH RESEARCH CENTER SYMPOSIUM Recent Topics in Material and Life Sciences, Toho, Japan, 2010
The 14th International Workshop Science for Future Molecular Systems, Kyushu, Japan, 2010
Second International Symposium on Emergence of Highly Elaborated p-Space and its Function, Kyoto, Japan, 2010
The Tetrapyrrole Discussion Group Meeting, Berlin, Germany, 2010
XXIVth Europen  Colloqium on Heterocyclic Chemistry, Vienna, Austria, 2010
3rd EuCheMS Chemistry Congress, Nürnberg, Germany, 2010
9th International Conference on Heteroatom Chemistry (ICHAC-9), Oviedo, Spain, 2009
13th International symposium on Novel aromatic compounds Luxembourg, July 19-24, 2009
Schulich Mini Symposium in Inorganic Chemistry, Haifa, 2008
38thInternational Conference on Coordination Chemistry, Jerusalem, 2008 
VIII Ogolnopolskie Sympozjum Chemii Organicznej, OSCO, Łódź, 2008 
V International Conference on Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines, Moscow, Russia, 2008 
90th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, 2007 
18th IUPAC Conference on Physical Organic Chemistry, Warsaw, Poland, 2006 
30th International Symposium on Macrocyclic Chemistry, Dresden, Germany, 2005
III International Conference on Porphyrin and Phtalocyanines, New Orleans, USA, 2004
13th European Symposium on Organic Chemistry, Dubrownik, Croatia, 2003
28th International Symposium on Macrocyclic Chemistry, Gdańsk, Poland, 2003
2nd International SFB Congress 2002 "Metal Mediated Reactions Modelled after Nature", Jena, Germany, 2002
II International Conference on Porphyrin and Phtalocyanines, Kyoto, Japan, 2002
25th International Symposium on Macrocyclic Chemistry, Fukuoka, Japan, 2001
14th FECHEM Conference on Organometallic Chemistry, Gdańsk, Poland, 2001
3rd Polish-Korean Symposium on Organic Chemistry, Seoul, Korea, 2001
International Conference of Porphyrins and Phtalocyanines, Dijon, France, 2000
Congress of Polish Chemical Society, Łódź, Poland, 2000
Congress of German Chemical Society, Berlin, Germany, 1999
ACS Meeting, Anaheim, USA, 1999
12th Summer school on Coordination Chemistry, Polanica Zdrój, Poland, 1999
Third School of Young Scientist on Chemistry of Porphyrins and Related Compounds, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1998
XXIst Polish-German Colloquy on Organometallic Chemistry, 1998
3rd International School on Molecular Catalysis, Łagów, Poland, 1998
XXXIII International Conference on Coordination Chemistry ”The Chemistry of Metal Ions in Everyday Life”, Florence, Italy, 1998
48th Congress of Polish Chemical Society, Wrocław, Poland, 1998
V Symposium on Organic Chemistry, Konstancin-Jeziorna, Poland, 1998
International Symposium on Photodynamic Therapy, Wrocław, Poland, 1997
12th Summer School on Coordination Chemistry, Polanica Zdrój, Poland, 1996
2nd Symposium on Inorganic Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Karpacz, Poland, 1989
2nd Workshop on Magnetic Resonance, San Miniato, Italy, 1987
ACS Meeting, Los Angeles, USA, 1988
ACS Meeting, Atlanta, USA, 1981

Professional Memberships 

Polish Academy of Sciences PAN (corresponding member since 2004, ordinary member since 2016)
American Chemical Society
Polish Chemical Society
Scientific Board of Institute of Organic Chemistry of Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw
Scientific Board of Centre of Molecular and Macromolecular Studies of Polish Academy of Sciences, Łódź
Scientific Board of Institute of Catalysis of Polish Academy of Sciences, Kraków
Scientific Board of Institute of Structural and Low Temperature Studies of Polish Academy of Sciences, Wrocław

Editorial Boards

Journal of Porphyrins and Phtalocyanines
European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry (till 2011)
Macroheterocycles
ChemPlusChem
ChemistryOpen