He now serves the College of Rural and Community Development at the University of Alaska as the head of the sustainable energy program and as an associate professor in sustainable energy.
DILLINGHAM, AK, September 27, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to name Tom Marsik a Lifetime Achiever. An accomplished listee, Dr. Marsik celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
Dr. Marsik has dedicated his personal and professional life to promoting the application and education of sustainable energy. Graduating with a PhD in Engineering from the University of Alaska, Dr. Marsik holds a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from Czech Technical University in Prague. After graduation, he was offered a faculty position at the University of Alaska, and he considered the ability to dedicate his talents to promoting the use and education of sustainable energy a dream opportunity. He now serves the College of Rural and Community Development at the University of Alaska as the head of the sustainable energy program and as an associate professor in sustainable energy.
An affiliated researcher for Alaska Center for Energy and Power, Dr. Marsik has been a member of numerous energy efficiency groups, including Governor Bill Walker's transition team and its Consumer Energy Subcommittee. He has also served as the past president of Fairbanks Biodiesel nonprofit organization, and was the project champion for the first Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design facility in Bristol Bay.
Dr. Marsik and his wife, Kristin Donaldson, are world-record holders for building the world's most air-tight home. He used his engineering skills and research to build the world's tightest residential building using the technique described as "a box within a box." Dr. Marsik has made a significant impact on our understanding and use of sustainable energy through his theoretical and applied research. He continues to contribute to his industry and has published numerous articles on energy efficiency and renewable energy.
Recognized as a reputable member of his field, the Alaska Journal of Commerce named Dr. Marsik as one of Alaska's Top Forty Under 40 for the year 2016. Dr. Marsik has a loving wife and a three-year old daughter who inspires him to keep working towards developing a sustainable future.
In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Dr. Marsik has been featured on the Marquis Who's Who Lifetime Achievers website. Please visit www.ltachievers.com for more information about this honor.
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