University authorities

Rector and Vice Rectors

Rector
Professor Piotr Wachowiak, PhD

Rector of SGH Warsaw School of Economics and Head of its Institute of Management. Deputy Chairman of the Committee on Organisational and Management Science of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Deputy Chairman of KRUE (Conference of Rectors of Economic Universities) and Chairman of KRUW (Conference of Rectors of Warsaw Universities). A graduate of the Faculty of Domestic Trade at SGPiS (legal predecessor of the SGH) in the field of organisation and management. Involved in business practice for 29 years: his roles included Deputy Director of the Management Board of the Żoliborz District in Warsaw and the Chancellor of SGH. He specialises in CSR and people management in organisations. An author and co-author of academic publications on topics such as HR policy, measurement of intellectual capital and knowledge management in enterprises, as well as negotiations and CSR.

Piotr Wachowiak
Vice Rector for Development​
Professor Roman Sobiecki, PhD

Vice Rector for Development at SGH Warsaw School of Economics and Head of its Institute of Markets and Competition. A graduate of SGPiS (legal predecessor of the SGH), where he also earned his doctoral and postdoctoral degrees. His research interests include economic theory and applied economics, focusing on: entrepreneurship, family businesses, competition theory and strategies, agricultural economics, food security and globalisation. An author, co author and scientific editor of several dozen books, textbooks and articles on micro- and macroeconomics, agricultural economics, globalisation, entrepreneurship, family businesses, sustainable development and competitive business strategies.

Roman Sobiecki
Vice Rector for Research
Professor Agnieszka Chłoń-Domińczak, PhD

Vice-Rector for Science and Director of the Institute of Statistics and Demography at SGH Warsaw School of Economics. Member of the Committee on Demographic Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences, and leader of the Polish research group at SHARE 50+ (Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe). In 2008–2009, she served as an undersecretary of state in the Polish Ministry of Labour and Social Policy; she was also a member of the Supervisory Board of the Polish Social Insurance Institution (ZUS) and a member of the Polish Financial Supervision Authority. In 2007–2009, she was a Vice Chair of the Social Protection Committee (SPC) of the Council of the EU. In 2010–2017, she managed projects at the Educational Research Institute (IBE) in preparation of the implementation of the Polish Qualifications Framework. Her areas of specialisation include demography, pension systems, the labour market, social policy, health and education. 

Agnieszka Chłoń-Domińczak
Vice Rector for Teaching and Student Affairs
Professor Krzysztof Kozłowski, PhD

Vice Rector for Teaching and Student Affairs at SGH Warsaw School of Economics, and Head of the Institute of International Studies (SGH). A graduate of the Faculty of Journalism and Political Science and the Faculty of Law and Administration at the University of Warsaw, where he also received his doctoral degree. He defended his postdoctoral thesis on „The Middle Kingdom and the New Silk Road: Post-Soviet Central Asia and Xinjiang in the policy of the PRC” [Państwo Środka a Nowy Jedwabny Szlak: Poradziecka Azja Centralna i Xinjiang w polityce ChRL] at the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań. His research focuses on political theory, methodology of sciences and game theory. He is also interested in the ‘grey zone’ in politics, organised crime and terrorism. An author of numerous publications on Central and East Asia.

Krzysztof Kozłowski
Vice Rector for International Relations
Professor Jacek Prokop, PhD

Vice Rector for International Relations at SGH Warsaw School of Economics and Head of the Department of Business Economics. A graduate of SGPiS (legal predecessor of SGH) and Virginia Tech in the USA, where he also received a doctoral degree on the basis of his dissertation entitled „A Game Theoretical Investigation of the International Debt Overhang.” In 1991–1998, he worked as an Assistant Professor at the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, USA. He defended his habilitation (postdoctoral) dissertation on „Contribution to the theory of assuming control over joint-stock companies” [Przyczynek do teorii przejmowania kontroli nad spółkami akcyjnymi] at SGH Warsaw School of Economics. His research focuses on microeconomics, analysis of market structures (industrial organisation), cartels and market monopolisation, as well as mergers and acquisitions.

Jacek Prokop

Authorities of undergraduate studies

Dean
Professor Bartosz Witkowski, PhD

Dean of Undergraduate Studies at SGH Warsaw School of Economics and Director of the Institute of Econometrics. He holds a degree in quantitative methods and information systems from the SGH. He deals with applications of econometrics, in particular models based on panel data. A co-author of more than ten articles published in high impact journals. He has facilitated many training courses on the practical use of different types of quantitative methods, for institutions such as for the National Bank of Poland, the World Bank, government ministries and commercial banks. His research focuses on econometrics, in particular applied econometrics, panel data econometrics and microeconometrics.

Bartosz Witkowski
Deputy Dean
Izabela Buchowicz, PhD

Deputy Dean of Undergraduate Studies at SGH Warsaw School of Economics, and Head of the Educational and Scientific Policy Unit. A graduate of SGPiS (legal predecessor of the SGH), she obtained her doctoral degree at SGH Warsaw School of Economics. She has participated in multiple international, national and local research projects, such as Qualifications recognition support for Ukrainian universities, and Governance of Educational Trajectories in Europe. In 2021, she completed the Crisis Leadership in Higher Education programme at Harvard University. Her research focuses on education, governance in education, education policy, education in public policy, and human capital.

Izabela Buchowicz
Deputy Dean
Joanna Korpus, PhD

Deputy Dean of Undergraduate Studies at SGH Warsaw School of Economics. A graduate of the Faculty of Management at the Częstochowa University of Technology, where she earned her doctoral degree in economic science in the field of management. In her academic and research work, she focuses on strategic management, mainly growth and development strategies, sources of competitive advantage as well as mergers and acquisitions. An author of over 80 publications, principal investigator and participant of many research projects, including „Factors determining companies’ vulnerability to hostile takeovers on the Polish capital market” [Czynniki podatności spółek na wrogie przejęcia na polskim rynku kapitałowym], „New thinking in strategic management in business: A look towards the future” [Nowe myślenie w zarządzaniu strategicznym przedsiębiorstwem – spojrzenie ku przyszłości].

Joanna Korpus
Deputy Dean
Olga Mikołajczyk, PhD

Deputy Dean of Undergraduate Studies at SGH Warsaw School of Economics. She holds a degree in Finance and Banking from the SGH. She started her professional career at the Institute of Finance (previously: Department of Finance) and has been working there continuously. An active participant in the life of SGH and its community, she has served, among others, as a member of the Scientific Council of the Collegium of Management and Finance, and has also organised multiple academic conferences for finance specialists under the auspices of the Institute of Finance. Her research focuses on issues such as venture capital and business financing, with particular emphasis on innovative ventures and the activity of business angels in Poland and abroad.

Olga Mikołajczyk
Deputy Dean
Małgorzata Znoykowicz-Wierzbicka, PhD

Deputy Dean of Undergraduate Studies at SGH Warsaw School of Economics. She holds a degree in international relations from the University of Warsaw and in international economic and political relations from SGH Warsaw School of Economics under the SGH – Sciences Polish-French Programme of European Studies. She obtained her doctoral degree at the SGH based on her dissertation entitled „Coordination of the economic policy of European Community member states: A theoretical contribution” [Koordynacja polityki gospodarczej krajów członkowskich Wspólnoty Europejskiej – przyczynek do teorii]. In her research, she focuses on economic and political background of the European integration process, coordination of economic policies among the EU member states, and prospects of Poland adopting the euro.

Małgorzata Znoykowicz-Wierzbicka

Authorities of graduate studies

Dean
Dorota Niedziółka, PhD

Dean of Graduate Studies at the SGH Warsaw School of Economics, and Head of the Department of Economic Geography. A graduate of the SGH Warsaw School of Economics, where she also obtained a doctoral degree based on her dissertation „Linking customs infrastructure with technical infrastructure in Poland” [Powiązanie infrastruktury celnej z infrastrukturą techniczną w Polsce]. Her post-doctoral dissertation (habilitation) was devoted to the regionalisation of energy markets. Member of the SGH Senate and the Senate Programme Commission. Her research focuses on energy security, energy markets, business destinations, economic geography, regionalisation and globalisation.

Dorota Niedziółka
Deputy Dean
Professor Michał Bernardelli, PhD

Deputy Dean of Graduate Studies at SGH Warsaw School of Economics and Head of the Physical Education and Sport unit. He holds a degree in mathematics and computer science from the University of Warsaw, where he also earned his doctoral degree. He received his postdoctoral degree at SGH Warsaw School of Economics based on his dissertation entitled „The application of hidden Markov models in economics and finance, with particular emphasis on economic sentiment studies” [Zastosowanie ukrytych modeli Markowa w ekonomii i finansach, ze szczególnym uwzględnieniem badań koniunkturalnych]. He engages in interdisciplinary research based mainly on the use of IT and mathematical apparatus to solve problems in areas related to data analysis and mining, in particular Big Data, predictive methods and optimisation.

Michał Bernardelli
Deputy Dean
Piotr Maszczyk, PhD

Deputy Dean of Graduate Studies at SGH Warsaw School of Economics, and Head of the Macroeconomics and Public Economics Unit. A graduate of SGH, he received a doctoral degree in 2007 based on his dissertation entitled „The privatisation process in Central and Eastern Europe: A contribution to theory” [Proces prywatyzacji w Europie Środkowo-Wschodniej. Przyczynek do teorii]. Author and coauthor of nearly fifty articles and academic studies as well as numerous expert opinions. His research focuses on economic theory, institutional economics, comparative economics of economic systems, differentiation of models/variations of capitalism, public sector economics, managerial economics and systemic transformation in Central and Eastern Europe.

Piotr Maszczyk
Deputy Dean
Professor Mikołaj Pindelski, PhD

Deputy Dean of Graduate Studies at SGH Warsaw School of Economics. A graduate of the SGH, where he also earned a postdoctoral degree based on his dissertation entitled „Awareness of strategy and its implementation: The salesforce perspective” [Świadomość strategii i jej realizacji. Perspektywa pracowników sprzedaży]. Chairman of the Board of PRME CEE Chapter at the United Nations, lecturer at many universities outside Poland, including Israel, India, South Africa and England. In his research work, he focuses on strategy implementation, new and future trends in management, sales and sales management, innovation management and commercialisation of innovations, especially in the context of corporate social responsibility, entrepreneurship and new business models.

Mikołaj Pindelski
Deputy Dean
Professor Andrzej Zawistowski, PhD

Deputy Dean of Graduate Studies at SGH Warsaw School of Economics. A graduate of the University of Warsaw, he holds a doctoral degree in economics and a postdoctoral degree in history. In his academic work, he researches the political, economic and social aspects of Polish history in the 20th century, with particular emphasis on the history of the Polish People’s Republic. An author of several dozen academic works and several hundred popular publications, a series of works on the history of the SGH and educational publications. A founding member of the Polish Association of Economic History. Winner of numerous awards for scholarly achievements, including Klio (2019), Historical Book of the Year (honourable mention in 2018), SGH Rector’s awards and „Inspiration of the Year 2021” awarded by SGH students. 

Andrzej Zawistowski

Authorities of the Doctoral School

Dean
Professor Wojciech Pacho, PhD

The Dean of the Doctoral School at SGH Warsaw School of Economics, the head of the Department of Applied Economics, member of the Senate’s Programme Committee, presiding over the Programme Board of the Faculty of Economy. Graduate of the Main School of Planning and Statistics at the Faculty of Theory of Economy (SGPiS). The focus of his scientific and teaching interests is on macroeconomic issues, in particular on long-term phenomena. The author of numerous articles and book publications, including „Wpływ inflacji i podatku bezpośredniego na akumulację kapitału w przedsiębiorstwie”, „Podatki bezpośrednie a tempo zmian wartości kapitału przedsiębiorstwa”, „Stagnacja gospodarcza i innowacje techniczne w okresie przedindustrialnym”.

Wojciech Pacho
Deputy Dean
Professor Teresa Pakulska, PhD

Deputy Dean of the Doctoral School at SGH Warsaw School of Economics. Professor of SGH Warsaw School of Economics at the Institute of Markets and Competition, Collegium of Business Administration. Graduate of SGH Warsaw School of Economics. Research interests: foreign direct investments, transnational corporations and innovation in the economy with a particular focus on the internationalisation of enterprises and competitive strategies of transnational corporations in the digital economy, and sharing economy. Co-author of the first book on the Polish market raising the question of the influence of digitalization on the conditions of global competition „Platformisation of transnational corporations” [Platformizacja korporacji transnarodowych] (2021). An author of over 130 academic publications, including: „Non-Equity Modes as International Business Strategy” (2015), „Transnational Corporations and Global Search for Resources” [Korporacje transnarodowe a globalne pozyskiwanie zasobów] (2009), „In Search of New Models of International Expansion” [W poszukiwaniu nowych modeli ekspansji międzynarodowej] (2016), „Digital Economy” [Gospodarka cyfrowa] (2019), „Geobusiness” [Geobiznes] (2017), „Business Environment and the Development of Sharing Economy” (2017).

Teresa Pakulska
Deputy Dean
Professor Marzanna Witek-Hajduk, PhD

Deputy Dean of the Doctoral School at SGH Warsaw School of Economics. Head of the Department of International Business at the Collegium of World Economy. A graduate of the Foreign Trade Department at SGPiS (legal predecessor of the SGH), she received her doctoral and postdoctoral degrees at SGH. Principal investigator and researcher in numerous research projects on topics such as international corporate strategies, internetisation, brand management, international strategies of brands from emerging markets, manufacturer and retailer brand strategies, manufacturer-retailer relations, as well as marketing alliances and business models. An author, co-author and editor of numerous monographs and articles in this field.

Marzanna Witek-Hajduk

Authorities of the Collegium of Economic Analysis

Dean
Professor Beata Czarnacka-Chrobot, PhD

Dean of the Collegium of Economic Analysis at SGH Warsaw School of Economics and Head of the Institute of Information Systems and Digital Economy. Her research focuses on process and software dimensioning, and she has devoted most of her publications (approx. 100) to these issues. A member of the Science Studies Committee at the Polish Academy of Sciences, and the Poland representative at the Common Software Measurement Consortium (COSMIC) International Advisory Council. A co founder and Vice President of the Polish Association for Software Measurement (PSMO). She works as an expert for public administration bodies, consulting firms and IT companies. A winner of many awards, including the Marek Car Award.

Beata Czarnacka-Chrobot
Deputy Dean
Professor Robert Kruszewski, PhD

Deputy Dean of the Collegium of Economic Analysis at SGH Warsaw School of Economics. A graduate of the Faculty of Mathematics, Mechanics and Computer Science of the University of Warsaw. At SGH, he earned his doctoral degree based on his dissertation entitled „Migration movements of the population in selected models of economic growth” [Ruchy migracyjne ludności w wybranych modelach wzrostu gospodarczego] and his postdoctoral degree based on „Selected models of the multiplier and accelerator interaction: An analysis of chaotic dynamics” [Wybrane modele współdziałania mnożnika i akceleratora. Analiza chaotycznej dynamiki]. In research, he focuses on mathematical economics, in particular dynamic systems, bifurcation theory and chaos theory.

Robert Kruszewski

Authorities of the Collegium of Socio-Economics

Dean
Professor Piotr Błędowski, PhD

Dean of the Collegium of Socio-Economics at SGH Warsaw School of Economics, and Director of the Institute of Social Economy. A graduate of the Faculty of Economics and Social Science at SGPiS (legal predecessor of SGH), where he received his doctorate. He devoted his post-doctoral dissertation (habilitation) to local social policies towards the elderly. Economist, social policy expert and gerontologist. His research focuses on old age from a social and macroeconomic perspective, public policy towards poverty, social assistance and its economic determinants, local social policy and economic aspects of long-term care. He has conducted and headed numerous national and international empirical studies. 

Piotr Błędowski
Deputy Dean
Professor Marcin Krawczyk, PhD

Deputy Dean of the Collegium of Socio-Economics at SGH Warsaw School of Economics and Head of the Department of Economic Theory. A graduate of SGH Warsaw School of Economics, where he also obtained his doctoral degree in economic science on the basis of dissertation entitled „James Tobin’s concept of budget deficit and public debt versus Ricardian equivalence theorem” [Jamesa Tobina koncepcja deficytu budżetowego i długu publicznego a ricardiański teoremat ekwiwalentności]. He received his postdoctoral degree in economics on the basis of the monograph entitled „Liquidity trap and monetary accommodation of fiscal expansion” [Pułapka płynności a monetarna akomodacja fiskalnej ekspansji]. His research and academic work focus on theoretical analysis of the effectiveness of expansionary fiscal and monetary policies.

Marcin Krawczyk

Authorities of the Collegium of World Economy

Dean
Professor Mariusz Próchniak, PhD

Dean of the Collegium of World Economy at SGH Warsaw School of Economics and Head of the Department of Economics II. A graduate of SGH Warsaw School of Economics, he also obtained his doctoral and postdoctoral degrees there. His research focuses on economic growth modelling and real convergence from the theoretical and empirical perspective, with particular emphasis on the role of institutional factors. He is also involved in research on models of capitalism. An author and co-author of monographs and numerous articles published, among others, in journals listed in the JCR database. Participant of many research projects funded by bodies such as the National Science Centre (NCN) and the National Bank of Poland.

Mariusz Próchniak
Deputy Dean
Aneta Waszkiewicz, PhD
Aneta Waszkiewicz

Authorities of the Collegium of Business Administration

Dean
Professor Gabriel Główka, PhD

Dean of the Collegium of Business Administration of Warsaw School of Economics, and Director of the Institute of Corporate Finance and Investment. A graduate of the Faculty of Production Economics at SGPiS (legal predecessor of SGH), he obtained his doctoral and post-doctoral degrees at SGH. His  research focuses mainly on the functioning of the real estate market, including its deficiencies, with a particular emphasis on the formation of price bubbles in housing markets, as well as the systems of financing real estate investments and mortgage banking. Author of publications on these topics. Also active in economic practice: previously in the banking sector and currently in the construction industry.

Gabriel Główka
Deputy Dean
Professor Małgorzata Poniatowska-Jaksch, PhD

Deputy Dean of the Collegium of Business Administration at SGH Warsaw School of Economics, and the Head of the Competition Strategy Unit at the Institute of Markets and Competition (SGH). A graduate of SGH Warsaw School of Economics, she also obtained her doctoral and postdoctoral degrees there. Her research interests include: internationalisation of enterprises in digital economy, platform economy and institutional determinants of international business. A co-author of the first Polish publications on sharing economy and platformisation of transnational corporations. A principal investigator in research projects and co-author of expert opinions on business competitiveness in the era of digital economy. 

Małgorzata Poniatowska-Jaksch

Authorities of the Collegium of Management and Finance

Dean
Professor Joanna Wielgórska-Leszczyńska, PhD

Dean of the Collegium of Management and Finance at SGH Warsaw School of Economics. A graduate of the Faculty of Domestic Trade at SGPiS (legal predecessor of SGH). She received her doctoral and post-doctoral degrees from SGH. Her scholarly work focuses on accounting, in particular accounting in commercial banks and central banks, investment and pension funds, brokerage houses, co-operative credit unions, as well as accounting as an information system to support the management function. She also deals with auditing and notifying the audit of financial statements and on using the outcomes of audits in decision-making. An author of numerous publications on this topic, she is a member of professional organisations of statutory auditors and accountants.

 

Joanna Wielgórska-Leszczyńska
Deputy Dean
Michał Matusewicz, PhD

Deputy Dean of the Collegium of Management and Finance at SGH Warsaw School of Economics. A graduate of SGH, where he also obtained a doctoral degree based on his dissertation entitled „Poland in the Economic and Monetary Union: Consequences for the economy and enterprises” [Polska w Unii Gospodarczej i Walutowej – konsekwencje dla gospodarki i przedsiębiorstw]. He specialises in finance, international finance, public finance, monetary integration and financial crises. Author and coauthor of multiple publications on finance. Head of the Postgraduate Studies in Taxation.

Michał Matusewicz

Administrative authorities

Chancellor
Marcin Dąbrowski, PhD

Chancellor of SGH Warsaw School of Economics since 2016. Board member of HUMANE absl, founder and editor-in-chief of „E-mentor” (a scientific bimonthly journal). Also with experience in non-governmental organisations, e.g. as a managing director of the Foundation for the Promotion and Accreditation of Economic Education, president of the Association of Children’s Universities in Poland, chairman of the programming boards of the „Kwartalnik Trzeci Sektor” (quarterly) and the European Foundation for Entrepreneurship Development. A graduate of SGH Warsaw School of Economics and two postgraduate programmes in organisation management and project management. His doctoral dissertation was devoted to the application of a strategic scorecard in ensuring organisational efficiency of university operations based on the example of the organisation of distance learning. 

Marcin Dąbrowski
Deputy Chancellor
Beata Mierzejewska

Deputy Chancellor of SGH Warsaw School of Economics since 2016, previously working as a project manager and a research and teaching associate. She is able to combine her perfect understanding of the academia with a pragmatic business approach. She gained her experience in business and management by implementing and managing numerous consulting projects for large companies, public institutions and SMEs. An SGH graduate, scholarship holder under the US Department of State International Visitor Leadership Program, participant in training and development programmes for managerial staff, including Crisis Leadership in Higher Education organised by the Harvard Kennedy School, and University Management Leaders organised by the University of Helsinki.

Beata Mierzejewska
Bursar
Dariusz Fanslau

Bursar of SGH Warsaw School of Economics since 2020. Dealing with finance in higher education for 16 years, he has extensive experience in working and cooperating with many universities. A graduate of the Gdynia Maritime University, where he also completed a postgraduate study programme in Accounting. Holder of an MBA diploma, he participated in numerous courses and training events, on topics such as taxation, accounting and public procurement policy. As a trainer he offers training seminars on finance for other public universities.

Dariusz Fanslau
Deputy Bursar
Ewa Wierzbińska

She has worked for SGH Warsaw School of Economics since 2014. A graduate of the Faculty of Economic Sciences at the University of Warsaw with many years of work experience, also in public universities and other public finance institutions. Certified auditor.

Ewa Wierzbińska
Deputy Bursar
Agnieszka Okrojek

Deputy Bursar of SGH Warsaw School of Economics since 2022. For 18 years in the financial industry. She has been professionally connected with SGH since 2011. She’s worked as the Head of Financial Accounting Department and later as the Head of the Project Accounting Department. Participated in a number of training courses on accounting for domestic and international projects and taxes. A graduate of the Economics Faculty at the WSU in Kielce, and the Faculty of Management at the AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow. She completed postgraduate studies at SGH Warsaw School of Economics in accounting and obtained an Executive MBA at SGH.

Agnieszka Okrojek