Dr hab. Adam Krzywoń

Adam Krzywoń is an Assistant Professor at the University of Warsaw, Department of Constitutional Law. He is also a Research Fellow at the German Research Institute for Public Administration (FÖV). He obtained his Ph.D. in 2010 at the University of Warsaw with a thesis on constitutional principles of taxation. In 2018 he was awarded the habilitation title in law with a book concerning constitutional protection of labour and workers’ rights. Since 2010 he has been a visiting professor at numerous Spanish and Latin American universities, including Universidad Panamericana in Mexico, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Universidad Complutense de Madrid. He worked in the Polish Constitutional Tribunal (2007-2008), in the office of the Polish Commissioner for Human Rights (2008-2010), and from 2010 to 2018 he was a secretary and member of the Polish Prime Minister’s Legislative Council, where he was responsible for drafting opinions concerning governmental legislative proposals. Since the beginning of 2020 he has been coordinating a research project at the German Research Institute for Public Administration (FÖV) regarding the transition of the civil service systems in Europe. His recent research activity’s main areas are constitutional populism, judicial independence, social rights as enforceable rights, and freedom of expression, especially in the digital age.