University of Warsaw The University Council of the University of Warsaw

Members of the Council:
  • Prof. Janusz Marek Bujnicki from the International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw (IMCB), Correspondent Member of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Member of the European Commission’s Group of Chief Scientific Advisors, Member of Academia Europaea, one of the highly cited researchers – Chairman of the University Council of UW,
  • Prof. Pearl Dykstra from Erasmus University Rotterdam, Member of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, Member of Academia Europaea, Deputy Chair of the European Commission’s Group of Chief Scientific Advisors,
  • Prof. Poul Holm from Trinity College Dublin, former Rector of the University of Roskilde (Denmark), Member of the Standing Committee for Archaeology of the Royal Irish Academy and Chair of the Humanities Class of Academia Europaea,
  • Prof. Krzysztof Redlich from the University of Wrocław, former Member of Scientific Policy Committee of the European Organization for Nuclear Research, Correspondent Member of the Polish Academy of Arts and Sciences and Polish Academy of Sciences, Member of Academia Europaea,
  • Marynika Woroszylska-Sapieha, Member of the Supervisory Board at Santander Bank Polska S.A., Medical University of Warsaw graduate, associated with the Institute of Cardiology,
  • Katarzyna Zajdel-Kurowska, Alternate Executive Director at the World Bank, former Undersecretary of State in the Ministry of Finance and former Member of Management Board at the National Bank of Poland, UW Faculty of Economic Sciences graduate,
  • Kamil Bonas, UW Student Union President.

Meetings of the Council:

Additional information

Term of office

The term  of office of the first University Council of UW will last until the end of 2020. Later, the term of office of the university council shall be 4 years and shall start on 1st January of the year following the year, in which the term of office of the senate started.

 

 

Tasks

Tasks of the university council include:

  1. expressing an opinion on the draft university strategy;
  2. expressing an opinion on the draft statute;
  3. university financial management monitoring;
  4. university management monitoring;
  5. appointing candidates for rector, after obtaining the opinion of the senate;
  6. expressing an opinion on the report on the implementation of the university strategy;
  7. preforming other tasks set in the statute.

 

Within the framework of the university financial management monitoring, the university council:

  1. expresses an opinion on the material and financial plan;
  2. approves the report on the implementation of the material and financial plan;
  3. approves the financial statements.
Contact

The University Council of the University of Warsaw

e-mail: radauczelni@uw.edu.pl