Jan Sadlak

Head, Unit for Higher Education Policy, UNESCO, Paris

Jan SADLAK (Team Leader) Canada

Jan Sadlak is a director of UNESCO-European Centre for Higher Education (UNESCO-CEPES) which is located in Bucharest, Romania. Prior to this appointment, he was chief of the section for Higher Education Policy and Reform in UNESCO, Paris. Dr. Sadlak holds an M.A. in economics from the Oskar Lange Economics, Academy in Wroc?aw, Poland, and a Ph.D. in educational administration from the University of Buffalo/SUNY, USA. In more than twenty-five years of experience in the field of higher education, Dr. Sadlak has held various teaching and research positions at universities and research institutes in Poland and Canada. He is a member correspondent of the European Academy of Arts, Sciences and Humanities - Academia Europensis in Paris, France. He was awarded a title of Doctor Honoris Causa from the following universities: Babes-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania; Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Romania; the State University of Management in Moscow, Russian Federation; and the National Technological University of Ukraine (Kiev Polytechnic Institute) in Kiev, Ukraine. He received a number of high rank academic and national distinctions. Dr. Sadlak has published extensively and is a member of the editorial boards of the leading journals in the field of higher education. He is a member of the governing boards and scientific councils of various bodies and organizations, including the Advisory Committee of the Salzburg Seminar's Universities Project and its Visiting Advisors Program.

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