27. april 2018

Monika Platek


Photo: Krzysztof Żuczkowski

Monika Platek, Head of the Criminology Department, Professor of Law at the Law Faculty of Warsaw University. Co-founder of Polish Association For Legal Education, Fulbright and French Academy of Science scholar. One of the “horses” from Norwegian criminologist Nils Christie “stable”.

She received Polish-Swedish Equality Glasses Award (2013), The European LGBTQA+ Tolerantia Award (2014), Cristal Chandelier Award for building religion neutral state (2015) and Jewish Combatant Award for acting against anti-Semitism, racism and xenophobia (2018).

She teaches criminology, comparative criminology, comparative criminal justice, correction, and comparative criminal law and gender jurisprudence at Gender Studies.