Wojciech W. Gasparski Author of Evaluating Organization Development

Wojciech W. Gasparski

Professor Emeritus
Kozminski University

Professor of Humanities, Dr. Sc. Professor Emeritus, , former Chair in Business Ethics and honorary director and founder of the Business Ethics Center, past vice- rector for research of the Koźmiński University. Professor emeritus of the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences, where he chaired its Academic Board and headed the Department of Praxiology as well as the Research Group for Ethics of Business and the Economy.

Subjects: Philosophy


His publications on human action theory (praxiology), general and design methodologies, business ethics, management philosophy, science studies, and systems theory are numerous. He is a member of the Warsaw Learned Society, Learned Society of Praxiology (founder and life honorary president), Polish Philosophical Society, International Society of Business, Economics and Ethics, Science Studies Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences (life honorary member). Editor-in-chief of Praxiology: The International Annual of Practical Philosophy and Methodology, member of editorial boards of the International Journal of General Systems, African Journal of Business Ethics, Prakseologia. He was awarded the Commander Cross of Polonia Restituta Order, the Tadeusz Kotarbiński Medal by the Polish Academy of Sciences, the Medal of the Commission of National Education, the CEEMAN Champion Award in Responsible Management Education, and the Copernicus Medal by the Polish Bank Association.


    MEng. Silesian University of Technology; 1959
    PhD Polish Academy of Sciences 1968
    DrSc Warsaw University of Technology 1978

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Praxiology (Human Action Theory)
    Business Ethics,
    Design Methodology (Applied Science Methodology)

Personal Interests

    Managemnt philosophy
    Science studies
    Touring and hiking