Vice-Rector for education

dr hab. Wojciech Śleszyński, prof. UwB

tel.+48 85 745 70 78

Magister (M.A.) - University of Warsaw, Branch in Bialystok, Institute of History, history, 1996.
Doktor (Ph.D.)- University of Bialystok, Institute of History, history, 2001.
Doktor habilitowany (Post-doctoral degree) - Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Political Studies, Political Science, 2008.

Professional experience:
Since 1997 - academic teacher
Since 2008 - profesor nadzwyczajny (Associate Professor), University of Bialystok
Since 2008 - Head of the Department of Political Relations, University of Bialystok
2005 - 2008 - Deputy Director of the Institute of History, University of Bialystok
2008 - 2012 - Director of the Institute of History and Political Science, University of Bialystok
2012 - 2016 - Dean of the Faculty of History and Sociology, University of Bialystok

Research interests:
The history of the Polish-Lithuanian-Belarusian borderland in the twentieth and twenty-first century; international relations; issues of safety; national minorities; ethnic conflicts; State-citizen relations. History and the present of Poles and the Polish community in the East. Application and popularization of archival material stored in the Belarusian and Lithuanian collections.

Academic achievements:
Over 120 publications (including 7 monographs, 2 academic textbooks, 9 source editings, 11 scientific editorials)