A New Research Project Starts (2023-2026) at IAS: “How Can Big Data Enrich Academic Profession Studies?” (December 2023)


Marek Kwiek starts a new research project (2023-2026) at IAS: “How Can Big Data Enrich Academic Profession Studies? From Theoretical Models to Practical Applications”.

The project is funded by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education.


Professor Marek Kwiek is Director of the Institute for Advanced Studies and UNESCO Chair in Institutional Research and Higher Education Policy, University of Poznan, Poland (https://ias.amu.edu.pl/director/). His research area is quantitative studies of science, with interests in globalization, academic profession, and international research collaboration. He has published 230 papers and several books. His recent monograph is Changing European Academics: A Comparative Study of Social Stratification, Work Patterns and Research Productivity (Routledge, 2019). His recent invited seminars include Berkeley, Harvard, Stanford, Oxford, Beijing, Hiroshima, and Hong Kong. He spent three years at North American universities, including the University of Virginia and UC Berkeley. He was also a Fulbright New Century Scholar (2007-2008) and a Professorial Visiting Fellow at the UCL London (2012-2013). Currently, he is a Visiting Researcher at the German Center for Higher Education Research and Science Studies (DZHW, 2022-2024), Berlin. A Principal Investigator or country Team Leader in 25 international research projects. An associate editor of Higher Education. An editorial board member of Higher Education Quarterly and British Educational Research Journal. A Fellow of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts (EASA) in Salzburg and Academia Europaea in London. Elsevier and University of Stanford data name him among the top 2% of most highly cited scientists in the world. Contact: marek.kwiek@amu.edu.pl , Twitter: @Marek_Kwiek.

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