Joanna Wolszczak-Derlacz is Associate Professor at the Faculty of Management and Economics, Gdańsk University of Technology, Poland, since 2016 Head of the Department of Economics. Her scientific interests focus on the theory and empirics of economic convergence, productivity and efficiency, economics of education and labour markets. In 2015, she obtained habilitation based on the two series of publications: "Efficiency and productivity of higher education institutions" and "Convergence of wages and prices".
In the period Sept 2019 – Jan 2020, she conducts research “Assessing the role of administrative staff in the (in) efficiency of higher education institutions - with the application of robust non-parametric methods” at the DIAG Department of the University “La Sapienza” in Rome under the programme of the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange.
She is a member of the Science of Science Committee of the Polish Academy of Science. In December 2018, she has been appointed to a member of the Council of the National Science Centre (NCN).
More information are available at her webpage: http://zie.pg.edu.pl/jwo