Piotr Jaworski

Piotr Jaworski

Dr Piotr Jaworski SFHEA

Lecturer

Biography

Since April 2006 lecturing at the Edinburgh Napier Business School. Previously, since 2003 he has been lecturing in Britain: first at University College London and then at Birkbeck College. Before this, since 1994, he worked in Poland at Warsaw School of Economics and in The School of Insurance and Banking. He was also involved in negotiations on Polish accession to the European Union serving as an adviser to minister of finance for eight years. His PhD thesis on economics of pension systems was awarded with first prize for the best Polish thesis by the French BISE bank in 2004.

Research Areas

Esteem

Conference Activity

  • Developments in Economics Education (DEE) Conference
  • 20th SPACE AGM & Conference Tallinn
  • 15th EDiNEB Conference in Malaga
  • 15th EDiNEB Conference in Malaga
  • SPACE AGM & Conference Mechelen
  • Moodle Moot Conference Edinburgh

 

Media Activity

  • Interview with Russian 5 News Channel on Scottish Independence
  • Interview for STV News on Scottish Independence
  • Scottish independence referendum: Experts examine the claims - BBC

 

External Examining/Validations

  • UCL External Examiner
  • The University of Hong Kong External Examiner
  • University of Sunderland External Examiner
  • UCL External Examiner
  • UCL Augmented Annual Monitoring
  • Aston University periodic review of Maters’ Programmes

 

Invited Speaker

  • Scottish Festival of Politics Panelist: Workers’ Rights in the 21st Century – do we need them?
  • Scottish Festival of Politics One of two panellists: Made in Dagenham – film screening?

 

Reviewing

  • MRC Predictive inferences for clinical decision-making using multivariate meta-analysis through copulas

 

Fellowships and Awards

  • Outstanding Polish in Scotland (Science) by the Pangea International
  • Senior Fellow of Higher Education Academy

 

Current Post Grad projects