Krystian Szadkowski, PhD is a researcher at the Scholarly Communication Research Group of Adam Mickiewicz University. His interests cover Marxist political economy and transformations of higher education systems in Central Eastern Europe, as well as the issues of the public and the common in higher education. He worked as a researcher for Education International (Brussels, Belgium) and as a consultant in policy projects funded by Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education. Between 2018 and 2020 he was a visiting researcher at Centre for Global Higher Education, Institute of Education, University College London and University of Oxford (UK), as well as at Center for Higher Education Futures, Aarhus University (Denmark).
Research interests: political ontology, political economy of higher education, critical university studies