Jan Celichowski

Department of Neurobiology

Poznan University of hysical Education

Jan Celichowski

Education and scientific degree:

1983 MSc Poznan University of Life Sciences

1989 PhD degree, Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw

1996 habilitation, Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw

2001 professorship in neurophysiology, Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw

Employment History:

1982 - Department of Neurobiology, Poznan University of Physical Education, Department of Neurobiology

since 2000 - Head of the Department of Neurobiology

Scientific stays:

Laboratory of Movement Control, Pavlov Institute of Physiology, St Petersburg (Russia)

Laboratoire de Neurophysiologie, College de France, Paris (France)

Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Washington, Seattle (USA)

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management, Spinal Cord Research Center, University of Manitoba, Canada

Institute of Biophysics and Biomedical Engineering, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria

Scientific Societies:

International Brain Research Organization

Federation of European Neuroscience Societies

Polish Neuroscience Society (president, 2017-2019)

Polish Physiological Society

Research Interests:

Neurophysiology, Motor Control, Motor units, Muscle receptors

Present research activity:

Plasticity of motor unit contractile properties and electrophysiological properties of motoneurons, neuronal mechanisms of force regulation in skeletal muscles, mechanomyographic signals generated by contracting motor units, muscle receptors