Department of Sociology of Economy, Education and Research Methods

Fields of research

  • education
  • job market
  • human capital
  • social research methods and techniques (qualitative and quantitative)
  • statistical data analysis techniques
  • game theory
  • evaluation of public policies
  • innovation in economy

The Center for Evaluation and Analysis of Public Policies is associated with the Department.

Staff members


  • Dr Magdalena Jelonek, Cracow University of Economics
  • Mr Janusz Wachnicki, Predictive Solutions, Director for Consulting and Training

Doctoral students

  • Mr Wojciech Kubica
  • Ms Katarzyna Lisek
  • Ms Idalina Odziemczyk
  • Ms Maria Varlamova
  • Ms Monika Woźniak

Ongoing projects

  • Human capital balance
  • SPIN – Model of Innovation Transfer in Maopolska Region
  • Educational measurement – doctoral studies

Completed projects

  • Attempt to specify the strategic goals of the Polish State by 2020
  • Equal treatment as a standard of good governance
  • Metaevaluation of the research on the project selection criteris in operational programmes co-financed from the European funds in Poland during the years 2007-2013 
  • Projetcs of the Center for Evaluation and Analysis of Public Policies