History

The Institute for Social Studies at the University of Warsaw

was established in January, 1991, as an independent research unit of the University of Warsaw on the basis of the Memorandum of Agreement between the Rector of the University of Warsaw, Minister of Science and Higher Education of the Republic of Poland and the President of the University of Michigan. The Institute for Social Studies (ISS) at the University of Warsaw is affiliated with the internationally known Institute for Social Research (ISR, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor). It is an interdisciplinary research oriented institution grouping sociologists, psychologists, economists and political scientists.

History

Former ISS Directors

begining of term end of term Name
01.09.2002 31.08.2012 prof. Renata Siemieńska
01.09.2000 31.08.2002 prof. Janusz Grzelak
01.09.1996 31.08.2000 prof. Grażyna Wieczorkowska
01.09.1993 31.08.1996 prof. Mirosława Marody
Since the establishement of ISS 31.08.1993 prof. Mirosław Kofta