Collegium Da Vinci Rectors

Krzysztof Nowakowski, BEng, PhD

Rector of Collegium Da Vinci

Krzysztof Nowakowski, BEng, PhD

Rector of Collegium Da Vinci

expandAbout me

expandA graduate of Poznan University of Life Sciences: the Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry. Specialization: information technology in engineering. In 2007 he defended his PhD thesis with honor on the topic “Neural identification of selected mechanical defects of kernels”.

expandScientific interests are focused on: artificial intelligence, artificial neural networks, image analysis, systems engineering and object-oriented programming.

expandAdditionally, he is a specialist in the field of personal data protection and protection of classified information. He has been connected with the university since 2003. He teaches Artificial Intelligence, Software Engineering, Algorithms and Data Structures and Information Technology.

expandIn his free time, he pursues two passions: photography and hiking in the mountains.

Łukasz Fojutowski, PhD

Vice-Rector

Łukasz Fojutowski, PhD

Vice-Rector

expandAbout me

expandA graduate of the faculty of Economics at Poznan university of Economics and Business. He studied in the fields of “Economic policy and business strategies” at his home university and „Economie et Gestion des Entreprises” na Université de Rennes I. The doctoral dissertation, written at the Department of Economic Policy and Development Planning in Poznan, concerned the strategies of domestic enterprises towards the expansion of transnational corporations.

expandScientific interests include the issues of foreign trade policy, international economic relations, the activities of transnational corporations and its impact on the global economy, as well as the impact of regional and local environment on corporate strategies. He carried out research in this field as part of the French Government research scholarship at the Université Aix-Marseille, as well as within the research projects of the Regional Research Center of the Poznan university of Economics and Business.

Deans

Krzysztof Patkowski, PhD

Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences

Spotkajmy się na:

Doradztwo i Coaching

Krzysztof Patkowski, PhD

Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences

expandHe graduated from the Faculty of Political Science and Journalism at AMU. Specializations: political marketing and journalism. He is also a graduate of doctoral studies at the Faculty of Political Sciences at Adam Mickiewicz University. Author of a doctoral dissertation written under the supervision of prof. dr hab. Józef Orczyk, devoted to the problems of privatization in the Visegrad Group countries, with particular emphasis on the political and ideological aspects of this process.

expandScientific interests are focused on the problems of systemic transformation in the countries of Central and Eastern Europe after 1989, shaping the party system in these countries and the revival of civil society. His academic interests also include issues related to public relations and political marketing.

expandBeing mountains lover he tries to spend his free time hiking in the mountains throughout Europe, recently also in the company of his son Mikołaj.

Stefan Szary, PhD

Vice dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences

You can met me:

Creative Management

Mediaworking

Stefan Szary, PhD

Vice dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences

expandAbout me

expandPhD in humanities in the sphere of philosophy, Vice President of the Psyche Association Soma Polis, collaborator of the Cancer Fight Academy, author of books and scientific author. His sphere of interest includes existential phenomenology, history of philosophy. He devotes his free time to photography, literature, poetry, and music.

dr Jakub Wierzbicki

Prodziekan Wydziału Informatyki i Komunikacji Wizualnej

dr Jakub Wierzbicki

Prodziekan Wydziału Informatyki i Komunikacji Wizualnej

O mnie:

expandDoktor nauk społecznych w zakresie psychologii.

expandAbsolwent Uniwersytetu im. Adama Mickiewicza w Poznaniu (2007 – magister pedagogiki: doradztwo zawodowe i personalne, 2010 – magister psychologii: psychologia pracy i organizacji). W 2012 roku ukończył podyplomowe studium Zarządzania Zasobami Ludzkimi na UAM. Obronił doktorat z psychologii na Uniwersytecie Gdańskim w 2017 roku. Interesuje się zagadnieniami związanymi z doradztwem zawodowym, planowaniem i zarządzaniem karierą, dynamiką małej grupy, a także psychologią ekonomiczną. Prowadzi szkolenia z zakresu rozwijania kompetencji diagnostycznych w doradztwie zawodowym i personalnym oraz kompetencji społecznych.

expandPrywatnie opiekun dwóch adoptowanych ze schroniska w Korabiewicach psów: Hugo & Boss’a, z którymi spędza każdą wolną chwilę.

Ciekawi mnie:

expandPoza psychologią pieniądza i konsumenta, czyli pasją naukową, lubi biegać i jeździć na rowerze. Uwielbia operę i musicale.

Janina Rudowicz-Nawrocka, BEng, PhD

Dean Faculty of Information Technology and Visual Communication

Janina Rudowicz-Nawrocka, BEng, PhD

Dean Faculty of Information Technology and Visual Communication

expandAbout me

expandA graduate of the University of Technology in the field of Computer Science. She defended her doctoral thesis with distinction in the field of computer science applied in agricultural sciences. For many years she worked in IT departments as a server or network administrator, implementor and trainer. She conducts didactics primarily in the field of operational systems and spatial information systems. Research interests concentrate on the use of information technology and popularization of knowledge and common sense. Author of several dozen scientific and popular science articles on the use of information technology, primarily in agricultural engineering, and co-author of the monograph on meat cattle breeding. Head of the national project on the use of aero laps in monitoring grassland, contractor in European projects concerning the development of the data exchange standard (agriXchange) and applications of Internet solutions of the Future (FIware technology) in the creation of smart applications for the agri-food sector. A member of the Polish Society of Spatial Information, the Polish Society of the Application of Information Technologies in Agriculture, Food and Forest Economy and the Polish Society of Agricultural Engineering. Marked by the President of the Republic of Poland with the Bronze Medal for Long-Term Service. Initiator and producer of various social actions. Co-founder and co-editor of the cultural magazine ŌKŌ.

expandCurious about

expandShe spends her free time working in the garden, doing sports (e.g. karate) and searching for beef from meat breeds in Poland.

Faculty of Information Technology and Visual Communication

Janina Rudowicz-Nawrocka, BEng, PhD

Dean Faculty of Information Technology and Visual Communication

Janina Rudowicz-Nawrocka, BEng, PhD

Dean Faculty of Information Technology and Visual Communication

expandAbout me

expandA graduate of the University of Technology in the field of Computer Science. She defended her doctoral thesis with distinction in the field of computer science applied in agricultural sciences. For many years she worked in IT departments as a server or network administrator, implementor and trainer. She conducts didactics primarily in the field of operational systems and spatial information systems. Research interests concentrate on the use of information technology and popularization of knowledge and common sense. Author of several dozen scientific and popular science articles on the use of information technology, primarily in agricultural engineering, and co-author of the monograph on meat cattle breeding. Head of the national project on the use of aero laps in monitoring grassland, contractor in European projects concerning the development of the data exchange standard (agriXchange) and applications of Internet solutions of the Future (FIware technology) in the creation of smart applications for the agri-food sector. A member of the Polish Society of Spatial Information, the Polish Society of the Application of Information Technologies in Agriculture, Food and Forest Economy and the Polish Society of Agricultural Engineering. Marked by the President of the Republic of Poland with the Bronze Medal for Long-Term Service. Initiator and producer of various social actions. Co-founder and co-editor of the cultural magazine ŌKŌ.

expandCurious about

expandShe spends her free time working in the garden, doing sports (e.g. karate) and searching for beef from meat breeds in Poland.

Krzysztof Nowakowski, BEng, PhD

Rector of Collegium Da Vinci

Krzysztof Nowakowski, BEng, PhD

Rector of Collegium Da Vinci

expandAbout me

expandA graduate of Poznan University of Life Sciences: the Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry. Specialization: information technology in engineering. In 2007 he defended his PhD thesis with honor on the topic “Neural identification of selected mechanical defects of kernels”.

expandScientific interests are focused on: artificial intelligence, artificial neural networks, image analysis, systems engineering and object-oriented programming.

expandAdditionally, he is a specialist in the field of personal data protection and protection of classified information. He has been connected with the university since 2003. He teaches Artificial Intelligence, Software Engineering, Algorithms and Data Structures and Information Technology.

expandIn his free time, he pursues two passions: photography and hiking in the mountains.

Robert Tomczak, BEng, PhD

Lecturer

Robert Tomczak, BEng, PhD

Lecturer

expandAbout me

expandA graduate of Poznan University of Life Sciences: the Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry. Specialization: information technology in Agricultural engineering.

expandHe defended his PhD thesis on the analysis of a complex acoustic signal with the use of neural networks in 2008. His scientific interests include issues related to artificial intelligence, neural networks and their practical use as well as the effective use of modern information technologies. In the years 2001-2013, the administrator of network and information systems, the coordinator for the security of networks and information systems (on behalf of the Rector) at Poznan University of Life Sciences. He also dealt with others designing solutions and administering server, network and access systems for the university.

expandCurious about:

expandIn addition to science, he deals with the implementation of security systems and the management of computer systems and networks. Passionate about Free Software and creativity on open licenses. He devotes free time to photography, vehicle mechanics, network security analyses and network systems.

Adam Czajka, BEng, PhD

Lecturer

You can met me:

Information Technology

 

Adam Czajka, BEng, PhD

Lecturer

expandAbout me

expandIn 1997 he graduated with honors from Poznan University of Technology, Faculty of Computer Science. He defended his doctorate in the field of “Real Time Systems” in 2000. Member of the Polish Information Technology Society and the American ACM (Association for Computer Machinery, USA). He is an enthusiast of the Business Model Canvas methodology. He was the mentor for startups during “IBM SmartCamp 2014” – IBM Global Entrepreneur program (Warsaw, Poland). His area of ​​interest is wide and includes primarily: Docker microservices, Microsoft.NET, C #, image processing and modern Internet and mobile applications (including IoT and Cloud applications). He participated in the creation of the human eye registration system of the Swedish company Permobil Meditech AB (Sundsvall, Sweden) and the audience viewing system produced by the German company MediaScore GmbH (Cologne, Germany). Currently, he is the CTO (Chief Technology Officer) in the German company Di Support GmbH (Frankfurt, Germany) and the Managing Director in the Polish software branch of this company. He has been working at Collegium da Vinci since 2003. He lectures for students in the field of object-oriented programming. In her free time, she loves to play board games with sons.

Tomasz Tyksiński, PhD

Dean's Representative of the Faculty of Information Technology and Visual Communication

You can met me:

Information Technology

Tomasz Tyksiński, PhD

Dean's Representative of the Faculty of Information Technology and Visual Communication

expandAbout me

expandA graduate of the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science at UAM, he obtained his PhD in data security.

expandScientific interests focus on the security of computer systems, widely understood cryptology, as well as on programming, algorithmics and computational complexity.

expandI am curious

expandA light-hearted audiophile and record collector, maniacally watches movies and reads old fantasy.

Dominik Kurzawski, BEng, Msc

Lecturer

You can met me:

Information Technology

Dominik Kurzawski, BEng, Msc

Lecturer

expandAbout me

expandLecturer-practitioner of the Faculty of Computer Science and Visual Communication. A graduate of the University of Life Sciences in Poznań, post-graduate studies in the field of IT systems design.

expandA professional at the interface between IT and business, who know the mechanisms of creating good relations in a project team. He started his professional career at the Head Office of one of the Poznań banks, where he gained experience in the role of business process analyst and project management. He considers that the principle, basic step on the road leading to effectively functioning processes is analysis. Currently an independent IT consultant, responsible for the implementation of projects in a holistic approach.

expandI am curious

expandPrivately a big fan of FC Barcelona football club and amateur boxing.

Arkadiusz Majewski, BEng, PhD

Lecturer

You can met me:

Information Technology

Arkadiusz Majewski, BEng, PhD

Lecturer

expandAbout me

expandHe has been cooperated with the CDV university since 2004. Doctorate in the field of applied informatics, in the field of artificial neural networks, defended with honors in 2008. Further work is carried out in the field of processing and analysis of digital signals and bioinformatics data.

expandI am curious

expandScientifically interested in artificial intelligence, especially in medicine, computer image processing and analysis, data analysis and statistics. Privately deals with security systems, teleinformatics – computer networks, fiber optic technologies, data transmission, radio lines, vision systems, notification systems. Being free, he devotes his time to motoring and tennis.

Maciej Zakrzewicz, BEng, PhD, Dsc, ProfTit

Lecturer

Maciej Zakrzewicz, BEng, PhD, Dsc, ProfTit

Lecturer

expandAbout me

expandSpecializes in database systems, data mining, internet application architecture, Java programming, design and implementation of information systems, e-commerce, e-government, data warehouses, data analysis.

expandHe conducts research, designs and implements IT trainings, develops IT strategies, manages IT projects, and organizes IT conferences.

expandHe is the author of about 100 publications, including in the field of discovering frequent collections, processing of exploration queries, adaptive web servers, database indexing techniques, tuning of database systems, Java standards for databases and for multi-layer applications.

dr Jakub Wierzbicki

Prodziekan Wydziału Informatyki i Komunikacji Wizualnej

dr Jakub Wierzbicki

Prodziekan Wydziału Informatyki i Komunikacji Wizualnej

O mnie:

expandDoktor nauk społecznych w zakresie psychologii.

expandAbsolwent Uniwersytetu im. Adama Mickiewicza w Poznaniu (2007 – magister pedagogiki: doradztwo zawodowe i personalne, 2010 – magister psychologii: psychologia pracy i organizacji). W 2012 roku ukończył podyplomowe studium Zarządzania Zasobami Ludzkimi na UAM. Obronił doktorat z psychologii na Uniwersytecie Gdańskim w 2017 roku. Interesuje się zagadnieniami związanymi z doradztwem zawodowym, planowaniem i zarządzaniem karierą, dynamiką małej grupy, a także psychologią ekonomiczną. Prowadzi szkolenia z zakresu rozwijania kompetencji diagnostycznych w doradztwie zawodowym i personalnym oraz kompetencji społecznych.

expandPrywatnie opiekun dwóch adoptowanych ze schroniska w Korabiewicach psów: Hugo & Boss’a, z którymi spędza każdą wolną chwilę.

Ciekawi mnie:

expandPoza psychologią pieniądza i konsumenta, czyli pasją naukową, lubi biegać i jeździć na rowerze. Uwielbia operę i musicale.

Bartosz Wilczewski, BEng, Msc

Lecturer

You can meet me

Information Technology

Bartosz Wilczewski, BEng, Msc

Lecturer

About me

expandA graduate of the Poznań University of Technology – Computer Science. Since 2010 he has gained experience in the design, programming and testing of web and mobile applications. On a daily basis, he uses technologies: PHP, Ruby on Rails, JavaScript (ES2015, ES2016), NodeJS, and TypeScript.

expandIn his free time he carries out the passion associated with the design and construction of robots.

Jarosław Kowalczyk

Dean's representative for Game and Interactive Media Design

You can meet me

Information Technology

Jarosław Kowalczyk

Dean's representative for Game and Interactive Media Design

About me

expandThe dean’s representative for Game and Interactive Media Design at Collegium Da Vinci and lecturer at the Communication Design department at the School of Form in Poznań. Artistic director with many years of experience in the computer games industry in the United States. He worked, among others on the world’s hit games: Medal of Honor and Call of Duty. His experience and interests cover a wide range of game production, in particular: graphic art for games, organization of teamwork and production systems. He lectured and led the Game Art and Design department at the Art Institute in Los Angeles. His best students currently work in the most renowned computer game companies such as Bilzzard, Infinity Ward, Treyarch, Electronic Arts and CD Project Red.

I am curious

expandI am fascinated by human nature – everything that determines our ups and downs. This knowledge is also useful when designing games and UX, or player’s experience. My real passion is conceptual painting for games (concept art).