About me

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Prof. Dr. Izabela Grabowska is Full Professor of Social Sciences; sociologist and economist; from the 1st of September 2021 a Professor at Kozminski University; 2014-2021 a Professor at SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Warsaw (SWPS University; worked there since 2005); 2016-2021 elected Director of the Interdisciplinary Doctoral School (300 PhD students, 4 disciplines, 4 doctoral paths) of SWPS University; leader of Mobility Research Group with an onward activity; established and headed Youth Research Center of SWPS University (2015-2019); 2002-2019 Research Fellow at the Centre of Migration Research; since 2020 member of Scientific Board of Center of Migration Research at university of Warsaw; 2008-2019 member of IMISCOE Executive Board and Board of Directors; on behalf of CMR; former national expert of the European Commission in ESCO (Classification of European Skills, Competences, Qualifications and Occupations) and European Mobility Partnership; publishes in highly impact factor journals, e.g.: Work, Employment and SocietyJournal of Ethnic StudiesEurope-Asia Studies, Journal of Youth Studies, International Migration; co-author of the forthcoming research monograph Migration and the Transfer of Informal Human Capital: Insights from Central Europe and Mexico (with Jastrzebowska, Routledge in press); author of Movers and Stayers: Migration, Mobility and Skills (Lang 2016), co-author of research monograph: The Impact of Migration on Poland: EU Mobility and Social Change (with White, Kaczmarczyk and Slany, UCL Press 2018) and Migrants as Agents of Change (with Garapich, Jazwinska and Radziwinowiczowna, Palgrave Macmillan 2017); co-editor of Mobility in Transition. Migration Patterns After EU Enlargement (Amsterdam University Press 2013). She has led research projects on: migrants’ careers, social remittances, peer-groups & migration, life courses of young migrants & Brexit (in progress till 2021), migrant liquid integration (H2020 MIMY, in progress). She is active in building international research consortia in EU Framework Programs and bilateral schemes.

ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7957-4901

Web of Science ResearcherID: AAD-6532-2019

Scopus: Scopus ID 57188853568

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.pl/citations?user=LNaD6KsAAAAJ&hl=pl

Research Gate profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Izabela_Grabowska

Migration Expert Index for Izabela Grabowska: https://crossmigration.eu/experts/1080

 

CURRENT ASSIGNMENTS

Full Professor of Social Sciences at Kozminski University (start 1/09/2021)

https://www.kozminski.edu.pl/en

Member of Migration & Society Editorial Board:
https://www.berghahnjournals.com/view/journals/migration-and-society/migration-and-society-overview.xml

Member of European Sociological Association (ESA); Board Member of RN 30 (Youth and Generation); Member of RN 17 (Work, Employment and Industrial Relations); Member of RN 35 (Migration).

Member of Polish Sociological Association & Chair of Sociology of Youth and Education Section: http://www.pts.org.pl/en

National Expert for EY and European Commission’s educational program Return mobility for European Employment Services and EURES (2019-2020) [see more at http://www.izabelagrabowska.com/social-impact/ on this webiste].

Member of the National Reference Group for Societal Challenge 6 in H2020:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJgBC0IRCYF8mLfCMD4pPbA

Member of Polish Migration. A resource for anyone interested in contemporary Polish migration: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ssees/research/polish-migration/profiles

FORMER ASSIGNMENTS

Professor of SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Warsaw
https://www.swps.pl/izabela-grabowska (POLISH)

https://english.swps.pl/izabela-grabowska (ENGLISH)

Director of Interdisciplinary Doctoral School of SWPS University
www.doktoranckie.com

Leader of Mobility Research Group of SWPS University

https://english.swps.pl/research/research-centers/mobility-research-group

Former Senior Member of Centre of Migration Research (2002-2019) and Head of Research Group (2014-2016)

Funder and Former Leader of Youth Research Center of SWPS University (2015-2019)

Former Deputy Chair of IMISCOE Board of Directors and Member of IMISCOE Executive Board (2008-2019): http://www.imiscoeconferences.org/

Former Expert of IOM LINET Network http://www.labourmigration.eu/expert-profiles/profile/52-izabela-grabowska-lusiska-

Former Member of the Commission of SKILLS- FNP Mentoring and SKILLS-Coaching Programmes of the Foundation of Polish Science (2015-2016)
http://www.fnp.org.pl/en/oferta/skills-coaching-2/
http://www.fnp.org.pl/en/oferta/skills-fnp-mentoring/

Former National Expert of Mobility Laboratory of European Commission (2009-2014)
http://www.mobilitypartnership.eu/WebApp/Home.aspx

Former National Expert of WEESP (Web-tool for Evaluation of Employment Services Practices) of the European Commission
http://ec.europa.eu/social/

Former National Expert of ESCO European Skills, Competences, Qualifications and Occupations (ESCO) of the European Commission
https://ec.europa.eu/esco/home

Cooperation with Public Employment Services
Local Labour Office in Nysa
http://pup.nysa.pl/download/12.pdf
http://www.pwsz.nysa.pl/index.php?p=3,,0,0,3,0&ak=2,1343,0