Adam Urbanski


Born Jun. 28, 1946, Mosciska, Poland; came to U.S., 1960; son of Marian and Anna (Dzwiek); married Sunday (Interlicchia); children: Mark, Lisa.

Education: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), 1969, Ph.D., 1975, University of Rochester (NY).

Career: teacher, Rochester City School District, 1969 -, Monroe Community College, 1969-76, Rochester Institute of Technology, College of Continuing Education, 1975-81, Nazareth College, 1985-89, University of Rochester, 1987 -.

Member of, i.a.: vice president, American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO); president, Rochester Teachers Association; board trustees member, National Center for Education and Economy; boards directors member, Fund for the Improvement and Reform of Schools and Teaching, U.S. Department of Education, and New York State United Teachers; advisory board member, Education for Democracy / International; national advisory board, Harvard University's National Center for Education Leadership; National Board for Professional Teaching Standards; American Federation of Teachers (AFT) Task Force on the Future Education.

Honors: Phi Delta Kappa.

Affiliation: Democrat. Roman Catholic.

Languages: Polish, English, French, Italian.

Hobbies: research, reading, chess.

Office: Rochester Teachers Associations, 277 Alexandre Street, Rochester, NY 14607.

From: "Who's Who in Polish America" 1st Edition 1996-1997, Boleslaw Wierzbianski editor; Bicentennial Publishing Corporation, New York, NY, 1996.