Zdzisław KRASNODĘBSKI : Curriculum vitae 

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Curriculum vitae (The MEP is solely responsible for the information published)  
Updated: 16/08/2016 

Education (qualifications and diplomas) 

  • 1972-1976 : Philosophy and Sociology Faculty, University of Warsaw (Master's degree in sociology)
  • 1979-1981 : social philosophy studies at the Ruhr University, Bochum
  • 1984 : Philosophy and Sociology Faculty, University of Warsaw (doctorate in sociology)
  • 1991 : University of Warsaw (habilitation)
  • 1995 : Awarded professorship by the President of the Senate of the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen, Germany

Professional career 

  • 1975-1991 : University of Warsaw, Philosophy and Sociology Faculty, Institute of Sociology: assistant lecturer, senior assistant lecturer, lecturer
  • 1991-1992 : University of Kassel, professor of sociology (temporary post)
  • 1992-1993 : University of Bremen, guest professorship (Central and Eastern European cultural history)
  • 1994-1995 : University of Bremen, professor (temporary post)
  • 1995-1997 : Philosophy and Sociology Institute at the Polish Academy of Science
  • 1998-2009 : Head of Department of Central and Eastern European Studies, University of Bremen
  • 1997-2008 : Head of interdisciplinary studies into Polish culture, University of Bremen
  • 2001-2011 : Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw, associate professor
  • 1995-... : University of Bremen, professor
  • 2011-... : Akademia Ignatianum, associate professor

Political career 

Offices held in a national government  
  • 2007-2009 : Member of the Civil Service Council in the Office of the Prime Minister

Other activities 

  • 1994-... : Scientific Council, Faculty of Social Science, University of Prague
  • 1998-... : Board of the Polish-German Society in Bremen
  • 2003-2007 : Hannah Arendt Prize, member of the jury
  • 2003-... : Board of Patrons, Tischner European University
  • 2006-2008 : Chairman of the Board of the Foundation for Polish-German Cooperation
  • 2007-2010 : Council of the Polish Institute of International Affairs
  • 2011-2015 : Sociology Committee, Polish Academy of Science
  • 2011-... : Scientific Advisory Board, Helmuth Plessner Society (Helmuth-Plessner-Gesellschaft)
  • 2010-2010 : National Development Council in the Office of the Polish President
  • 2011-... : Chairman of the Society of Creative Artists for the Republic (Stowarzyszenie Twórców dla Rzeczypospolitej)
  • 2011-... : President of the Lech Kaczyński Prize award committee

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