Prof. Dr Marek Lewitowicz is the Chairman of the Nuclear Physics European Collaboration Committee (NuPECC), one of the Expert Committees of ESF. He is working as a Research Director of the Centre National de Recherche Scientifique in the French national laboratory GANIL in Caen. He holds a PhD in nuclear physics of the Institute of Nuclear Studies at Swierk near Warsaw and he was appointed as professor of physics by the President of Poland. Previously, he occupied research fellow positions at the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research in Dubna and at the Institut de Physique Nucléaire at Orsay, France.
He was and is strongly involved in several European research projects related to FP6, FP7 and H2020 integrating activities of the European infrastructures like ENSAR & ENSAR2 as deputy coordinator, SPIRAL2 and IDEAAL as coordinator and in the development of the ESFRI landmark facility SPIRAL2 at GANIL.