Apply for the PASIFIC Fellowship and give yourself a chance to develop your research career

Dear Sir or Madam, We are delighted to inform you that the Polish Academy of Sciences launched the PASIFIC Fellowship Programme co-financed by the European Commission under the MSCA COFUND scheme. Its main goal is to enable 50 scientists of any nationality, with a doctoral degree or 4-year full-time research experience, to spend two years at one of the Polish Academy of… Czytaj więcej »

Equality Course

The Equality Course is a general university subject that appeared in the University of Warsaw’s offer in 2019. In 2019-2020, as many as 309 people graduated. Due to the great interest in the Course and the transition to remote learning, the number of places available has increased. At the moment, the course is carried out… Czytaj więcej »

Resolution of the UW Senate on mutual respect regardless of political convictions or worldview

On November 18th 2020, the Senate of the University of Warsaw announced a resolution on mutual respect regardless of political convictions or worldview: the duty and tradition of the University of Warsaw is to conduct research and education at the highest level, tolerance, openness, respect, solidarity, and dignity. The community of the University is a… Czytaj więcej »

Meeting with prof. Thomas Niehr (RWTH Achen)

On behalf of the Institute of Specialised and Intercultural Communication, we invite the student and academic community to meet with prof. Thomas Niehr (RWTH Achen) „Gendergerechter Sprachgebrauch – Sprachterrorismus oder intendierter Sprachwandel?” (in German) as part of the “Languages and Societies” series. The “Languages and Societies” series is devoted to changes taking place in European languages as… Czytaj więcej »

A handbook for the students on the autism spectrum

The University of Warsaw has prepared a handbook aimed at supporting students with the autism spectrum. You can find there, among others, tips on academic life, information on the possibility of obtaining support at the University of Warsaw and interviews with lecturers and consultants from the Office for Persons with Disabilities. The guide was created… Czytaj więcej »

Recommendations of the academic ombudsman and the equal opportunity chief specialist at UW on the use of symbols in the academic space

We publish [in Polish] the position of the academic ombudsman and the equal opportunity chief specialist at the University of Warsaw, which is a response to doubts regarding the freedom to present one’s views related to current events, especially regarding the use of the Women’s Strike symbol.   Poniższe rekomendacje opierają się na przykładzie znaków… Czytaj więcej »

Studies and internships for the repressed Belarusians

On October 20th, the University of Warsaw inaugurated the Alumni Club of the Scholarship Program of the Polish Government. The program was established on March 30th, 2006 and it is the largest support program in Europe for young Belarusians who cannot study in Belarus because of their political views. During the thirteen years of the program,… Czytaj więcej »

Invitation to the conference “Decolonizing Museum Cultures and Collections: Mapping Theory and Practice in East-Central Europe”

Center for Research on Social Memory (Faculty of Sociology, University of Warsaw) warmly invites you to attend the on-line international conference for heritage scholars and practitioners Decolonizing Museum Cultures and Collections: Mapping Theory and Practice in East-Central Europe to be held on October 21-24, 2020. There is no conference fee, but you need to register in advance… Czytaj więcej »

Academic Support Center for people with an autism spectrum

We try to make the University of Warsaw accessible to everyone. In October, the Academic Support Center begins its activities. Its aim is to support people with an autism spectrum in their functioning at the university. If you are a student with the autism spectrum (no formal consent or medical certificate is needed), you can… Czytaj więcej »

The Feminists in Liaison with the State?

On 16th of October (Friday) at 2:00 pm Section of Gender Sociology of the Polish Sociological Association invites to an online discussion on the book by Marta Rawłuszko “The Feminists in Liaison with the State. A Case Study”. The central issue in the book is the interaction of individuals and public institutions in the processes… Czytaj więcej »