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Head of Department

prof. UAM dr hab. Paweł ChurskiBF1A1330

Employees

prof. zw. dr hab. Teresa Czyż

prof. UAM dr hab. Jan Hauke 

dr Michał Dolata

dr Joanna Dominiak

dr Barbara Konecka-Szydłowska

dr Robert Perdał

mgr Tomasz Herodowicz

mgr Magdalena Dura

mgr inż. Sylwia Górniak

mgr Adam Nowak


Research topics in the Department of Regional Analysis

  • theory of a socio-economic region and geographical regionalisation
  • methods in spatial and regional analysis
  • mathematical and statistical models in geography and spatial management
  • regional structure and regional differences in Poland
  • problem areas in Poland
  • regional development and regional policy and their present-day challenges
  • regional development factors, their changes, and global determinants of the diffusion of development processes in less developed regions
  • European funds in Poland – regional centres and regions
  • regional specialisation
  • regional aspects of a knowledge-based economy
  • structure and spatial organisation of modern services and their role in socio-economic development
  • position of small towns in the regional settlement system
  • socio-economic development of the Polish-German borderland
  • spatial structure of unemployment and the population’s level of living in the period of the systemic transformation
  • sustainable development.

Offer in the field of research and cooperation with other entities

  1. preparation of development strategies and programmes
  2. analysis of the state, changes in and diffusion of socio-economic development
  3. analysis of differences in development and their determinants
  4. evaluation studies
  5. training courses and workshops on:
  • use of mathematical and statistical tools in the monitoring and evaluation of territorially oriented spatial policies
  • use of cartographic visualisation tools in the monitoring and evaluation of territorially oriented spatial policies
  • use of geostatistical tools in the monitoring and evaluation of territorially oriented spatial policies
  • project management and financing from European means.