Professor FCUM Andrzej Miśkiewicz, PhD Hab.

Andrzej Miśkiewicz was born in 1955, in War­saw. He grad­u­at­ed from the Joachim Lelewel High School in War­saw (1974) and the Fry­deryk Chopin Sec­ondary School of Music in War­saw (1975). From 1975 to 1980, he stud­ied at the Fry­deryk Chopin Acad­e­my of Music and received a Master’s Degree with hon­ors in Musi­cal Art (Music Record­ing). In 1982, he was award­ed a British Coun­cil schol­ar­ship and was a post-diplo­ma fel­low at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Sur­rey, Depart­ment of Music, Guild­ford (UK). In 1984, he com­plet­ed doc­tor­al stud­ies in music the­o­ry at the Depart­ment of Com­po­si­tion, Con­duct­ing, and Music The­o­ry (Fry­deryk Chopin Acad­e­my of Music). In 1989, he defend­ed his doc­tor­al the­sis titled Loud­ness Scal­ing of Musi­cal Tones, at the Insti­tute of Acoustics, Adam Mick­iewicz Uni­ver­si­ty (Poz­nań). In 2004, he received a habil­i­ta­tion degree in human­is­tic sci­ences (arts) from the War­saw Uni­ver­si­ty, Depart­ment of His­to­ry.

His teach­ing activ­i­ty is focused on psy­choa­coustics and musi­cal acoustics. At present, he teach­es the fol­low­ing cours­es at FCUM: Fun­da­men­tals of Hear­ing, Sem­i­nar in Audi­to­ry Assess­ment of Sound, Sci­en­tif­ic Lit­er­a­ture Sem­i­nar and Master’s The­sis Sem­i­nar (Depart­ment of Sound Engi­neer­ing), Fun­da­men­tals of Elec­troa­coustics and Audi­to­ry Per­cep­tion (Mul­ti­me­dia Pro­duc­tion Pro­gram), and Fun­da­men­tals of Acoustics (Depart­ment of Com­po­si­tion, Con­duct­ing and The­o­ry of Music). He was a the­sis advi­sor to three doc­tor­al stu­dents and 21 grad­u­ate stu­dents at FCUM. He also teach­es a course in Musi­cal Acoustics and Audi­to­ry Assess­ment of Sound at the Insti­tute of Musi­col­o­gy, at the Uni­ver­si­ty of War­saw. In the past years, he also taught var­i­ous cours­es with­in the Post­grad­u­ate Stud­ies in Music Psy­chol­o­gy at FCUM, at the Pol­ish Radio Edu­ca­tion Cen­tre in War­saw, and at the Gen­er­al Motors Tech­ni­cal Edu­ca­tion Cen­tre in Detroit (USA).

Andrzej Miśkiewicz has been work­ing at the Fry­deryk Chopin Uni­ver­si­ty of Music since 1979. In 2004 he was appoint­ed Uni­ver­si­ty Pro­fes­sor and Head of the Chair of Musi­cal Acoustics. In 1982 he was award­ed a British Coun­cil schol­ar­ship and was a post-diplo­ma fel­low at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Sur­rey, Depart­ment of Music, Guild­ford (UK). In 1989, he spent one month, as a vis­it­ing research asso­ciate, at the Nation­al Cen­tre for Sci­en­tif­ic Research (CNRS) in Mar­seilles (France). From 1991 to 1995, he worked as Research Asso­ciate at North­east­ern Uni­ver­si­ty in Boston (Mass­a­chu­setts).

Doc­tor Miśkiewicz’s research is focused in the fields of psy­choa­coustics, musi­cal acoustics, method­ol­o­gy of sound qual­i­ty assess­ment, and sound engi­neer­ing. The top­ics of his research stud­ies are pre­sent­ed on the list of his pub­li­ca­tions.

Dr. Andrzej Miśkiewicz is a mem­ber of the Com­mit­tee for Acoustics of the Pol­ish Acad­e­my of Sci­ences. He also serves on the Edi­to­r­i­al Board of Archives of Acoustics, as Asso­ciate Edi­tor. He is a mem­ber of the fol­low­ing sci­en­tif­ic soci­eties: Pol­ish Acousti­cal Soci­ety (PTA), Euro­pean Acoustics Asso­ci­a­tion (EAA), Acousti­cal Soci­ety of Amer­i­ca (ASA), and Audio Engi­neer­ing Soci­ety (AES).

Andrzej Miśkiewicz’s pub­li­ca­tions

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