• PhD in Public Policy and Policy Analysis at the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance (2011), Maastricht University
  • M.A. Social Protection Financing (2003), University of Maastricht
  • M.A. Sociology (2001), Warsaw University

Polish (native), English (fluent), German (advanced)

Agnieszka Sowa-Kofta

Member of the CASE Supervisory Council


  • public policy,
  • labor market,
  • health care,
  • long-term care,
  • poverty and social exclusion issues.



Current positions:

  • Member of the CASE Supervisory Council (Jun 2017-present),
  • Expert, CASE (Feb 2001-present),
  • Researcher, Institute of Labour and Social Affairs (Nov 2009-present),
  • National expert for health care and long-term care, European Social Policy Network, European Commission (Sep 2014-present),
  • External expert, World Bank, OECD, ILO (2005-present).

Previous positions:

  • Academic Assistant, Institute of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Medical College, Jagiellonian University (Sep 2004-Sep 2008),
  • Junior Researcher, World Bank, Cracow (Feb-May 2000).


project involvement: expert

case publications