Połeć M., mgr

PhD Marta Połeć

Department of Management
Assistant Professor

PhD in Social Sciences  in the field of Management and Quality Sciences from the Jagiellonian University in Cracow, Poland. The laureate of the scholarship of the Minister of Science and Higher Education for outstanding achievements, the scholarship of the Minister of Culture and National Heritage, and the scholarships of the Rector of the Jagiellonian University. Alumnus of doctoral studies in Humanistic Management at the Jagiellonian University, as well as the Jagiellonian Interdisciplinary PhD Programme. She holds MA in Culture and Media Management from the Jagiellonian University, BA in Management and in Ethnology from the University of Warsaw. PhD thesis awarded with distinction at the Faculty of Management and Social Communication of the Jagiellonian University.

Currently she is leading a research project: ‘Organizational Ethnography of Festivals of Street Performers’ (2021-2024, Preludium, National Science Centre, Poland). Additionally, she is investigating the practices of licencing buskers in Polish cities (2022, Scholarship for the promotion of culture, Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage). She was a manager of research project: ‘Ethnography of Informal Organization of Street Artists in Poland’ (2014-2018, Diamond Grant, Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education). The participant of the Street Music Research Unit. She has completed a research internship at the Institut Mines-Télécom Business School in Évry/ Université Paris-Saclay in France. Her research interests are focused on informal organization, cultural entrepreneurship, qualitative research methodology, ethnography, street performances, and urban sphere.