Director of Research, UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute
DANIEL MADRZYKOWSKI, PhD, FSFPE, is the director of research at UL's Fire Safety Research Institute. For 30 yrs, Dan has led research efforts to improve firefighter effectiveness. He is a member of NFPA's Fire Service Training and Structural Firefighting (NFPA 1700) TCs. Dan has been the recipient of several awards including: ISFSI Instructor of the Year, the rank of honorary battalion chief with the FDNY, the Granito Award, the Citizens Service Award, and the IAFC Presidents Award. He earned a B.S. and an M.S. from the U of Maryland and his PhD in fire engineering from the U of Canterbury.