Professor and the Director of the Institute of Philosophy, Sociology and Economic Sociology at the Warsaw School of Economics (SGH).
Among dozens of books, articles and contributions in edited volumes he authored “Dialog społeczny w Polsce. Teoria, historia, praktyka” (“Social dialogue in Poland. Theory, history, practice” 2009), “Związki zawodowe na rozdrożu” Trade unions on the crossroad, 2001), Świadomość ekonomiczna w czasach przełomu (The economic awareness in Times of Change, 1992), “Robotnicy” (The workers, 1991) as well as edited “Rzemieślnicy i biznesmeni” (Cratsmen and Businesmen, 2013) and “Polacy pracujący a kryzys fordyzmu” (Working Poles and the Crisis of Fordism, 2009). He is also the author of the “well organized economy index” (Wskaźnik gospodarki dobrze urządzonej).
He is a regular collaborator of European Trade Union Institute (ETUI), Institute of Public Affairs (ISP), European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (‘Eurofound”) and the Friederich Ebert Stiftung (FES). For many years he was the head of the project “Working Poles”.
Professor Gardawski is also the Chief Editor of the Warsaw Forum of Economic Sociology, a peer-reviewed journal published in English by the SGH.