Doctoral School of Social Sciences
DOCTORAL SCHOOL DIRECTOR
Professor Agata Wiktoria Ziętek
Director of Doctoral School Social Sciences
Professor Agata Wiktoria Ziętek is a graduate of the Faculty of Political Science and Journalism at the Maria Curie-Skłodowska University and works at the Department of International Relations.
She is the author of publications on international cultural relations, public diplomacy and international political relations in East Asia. She is a member and chairwoman of the Polish Society for International Studies, a member of the Polish Society for Political Sciences and the European International Studies Association (EISA) since 2009 president of the International Research Foundation.
Doctoral School of Social Sciences (DSoSS)
The Maria Curie Sklodowska University (UMCS) Doctoral School of sciences has a long-standing tradition and substantial experience in research and academic teaching. The PhD candidates receive specialized research training and write Doctoral thesis in any one of the scientific disciplines;
- Economics and Finance
- Social Communication and Media
- Political Science and Administration – information brochure
- Management and Quality Sciences
- Legal Sciences
- Socio-Economic Geography and Spatial Management
- Sociological Sciences
The Doctoral school of Social Sciences to impart high standards in Doctoral training followed by close supervision to ensure mastery of relevant theories, methods and by the end of studies the doctoral thesis is expected to be of quality to merit publication. As a result, our Doctoral school graduates are highly employable both within and outside of academia sphere.
The Doctoral School of Social Sciences was established by Regulation No. 20 of the Rector of Maria Curie-Sklodowska University of April 24, 2019.
The Doctoral School of Social Sciences offers PhD specializations in the following disciplines: