About us

Council and Board

Andrzej Rychard

Chair, sociologist

Academic teacher and Director of the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Corresponding Member of the Polish Academy of Sciences, and the member of the Committee for Sociology of the Polish Academy of Sciences. He has been a visiting professor at i.a. Harvard University, Indiana University, Cornell University, Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.

Members

Jan Krzysztof Bielecki

economist

Chair of the Board of Partners, EY Poland

Agnieszka Holland

film director, screenwriter

President of the Polish Film Academy

The Council

prof. Marcin Król

historian of ideas

profesor emeritus of the Faculty of Applied Social Sciences and Social Reintegration, University of Warsaw

Helena Łuczywo

editor

Co-founder of the Gazeta Wyborcza daily newspaper

Marcin Matczak

lawyer

Professor in the Department of the Philosophy of Law and Government Studies, University of Warsaw and partner at Domański Zakrzewski Palinka law firm.

Andrzej Olechowski

economist

Deputy Chair of the Supervisory Board of Bank Handlowy S.A.

Olga Tokarczuk

novelist

2018 Nobel Prize winner

Henryk Woźniakowski

publisher

President of the Znak Social Publishing Institute

Edwin Bendyk

President, journalist

Columnist of the Polityka weekly magazine, founder of the Collegium Civitas Centre for Future Studies, professor at the Polish Academy of Sciences Graduate School for Social Research.

Members

Mikołaj Cześnik

sociologist, political scientist

Director of the Institute of Social Sciences, SWPS University.

Szymon Gutkowski

marketing strategist

Managing Director of DDB Warsaw.

Anna Materska-Sosnowska

political scientist

Professor at the Faculty of Political Science and International Studies, University of Warsaw.

The Board

Aleksander Smolar

advisor, political scientist