• M.A. Mathematics (1980) University of Warsaw

Jerzy Wisniewski


  • Education policy, utilisation of research
  • Education reform in the context of lifelong learning
  • Competencies and skills acquisition, validation, recognition
  • Vocational education and training relevance
  • Governance in education: national, regional and local strategies
  • Statistics and indicators

Current position:
Freelance consultant

Previous positions:

  • Senior civil servant in the Ministry of Education: the Head of International Department (1990-95), Director General (1998), Director of Strategy and Structural Funds Department (2003-2006)
  • Coordinator of national observatories and country manager for Czech Republic and Malta, European Training Foundation (2002-2003)
  • Member of the Governing Board, Centre for Educational Research and Innovation (CERI OECD) (2004-2006)
  • Member of the European Training Foundation Governing Board (2003-2006)
  • Chairman of the Council of Europe Education Committee (1995-1997)
  • Project manager in the Foundation for Public Administration Development (1995-11998)

project involvement: expert

case publications