On  21 March the President of Polish Rectors Foundation, Prof. Jerzy Woźnicki as one of the CRASP Presidium Member participated in the meeting with Minster of Science and Higher Education, Prof. Barbara Kudrycka. The meeting was devoted to organization of the public debates  in the universities.

Text of the CRASP statement on disturbances to freedom of discussion in academic institutions >>>

The Centre for Research and Dialogue of Polish Rectors Foundation together with the Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski Krakow University will organize on 19th of April 2013 in Cracow the Symposium entitled "Financing and Deregulation in Higher Education System", open to all interested. The panelists within each Session will be eminent specialists in the area of financing and deregulation in HE from Germany, Czech Republic, Ukraine and Poland.

 

The application form is available on-line: http://www.ka.edu.pl/aktualnosci/konferencje-naukowe/

  • Invitation to the symposium >>>
  • Agenda of the symposium >>>

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On February 20th, 2013 the President of Polish Rectors Foundation, Prof Jerzy Woźnicki, at the request of from HM Rector of Warsaw University of Technology, participated in Assembly Meeting of WUT Senate. The President of PRF presented the report from the activity of Polish Rectors Foundation in its first decade.

Polish Rectors Foundation, in compliance with the guidelines of the Program of Permanent Projects of competence building of staff responsible for administering and/or managing higher education institutions, realized in a strategic partnership  with CRASP -PRF is going to organize the following undertaking: XIII SSM PRF for bursars and chancellors.

On January 22th, 2013 at the Polish Rectors Foundation the II FRP-ISW Seminar for doctoral students took place entitled "The role of the higher education in the development of Knowledge Society". 

The next CRASP Presidium Meeting took place from 10 to 11 January 2013 in Warsaw University of Technology. During this meeting the CRASP document entitled  " Appeal to the Parliament and the Government of the Republic of Poland to grant the highest priority to the development of higher education, science and culture"("Apel do Parlamentu i Rządu Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej o nadanie najwyższego priorytetu rozwojowi szkolnictwa wyższego, nauki i kultury") was presented. It was signed by: The President of the Conference of Rectors of Academic Schools in Poland Prof. Wiesław Banyś, the President of the Conference of Rectors of Vocational Schools in Poland Prof.  Waldemar Tłokiński, the Chairman of the General Council of Higher Education Prof. Józef Lubacz and the President of Polish Rectors Foundation Prof. Jerzy Woźnicki.

On December 12th, 2012 voluntary working group, consisting of deans of political science faculties from the main polish universities, completed its work. The team presented the proposals of conditions of granting authorizations to confer the doctoral degrees in the field of social science, in a discipline of public policy. The President of the Polish Rectors Foundations, Professor Jerzy Woźnicki has been organising the work of this team as a member of the team of Central Comission for new academic disciplines -expert responsible for the description of this new discipline - public policy science. The result of the team's work is a joint declaration entitled: "The proposals of conditions of granting authorizations to confer PhD degree in the field of social science, in a discipline of public policy", which was submitted to the President of the Central Comission for Degrees and Titles, Professor Tadeusz Kaczorek.

From 9 to 11 December the I Plenary Assembly of KOIL KRASP, who's Chairman is the President of the Polish Rectors Foundation - Professor Jerzy Woźnicki, took place in the Sobienie Królewskie hotel. The participants of the Assemply included the KOiL members and invited guests: Prof. Wiesław Banyś, the President of the Conference of Rectors of Academic Schools in Poland, HM Rector of the University of Silesia in Katowice, and Professor Józef Lubacz, the President of the General Council of Science and Higher Education.