In Gratitude to Professor Leszek Gawor

Podziękowania dla profesora Leszka Gawora

Professor Leszek Gawor decided to resign from being co-editor of the journal due to retirement. Dear Leszek, we would like to thank You very much for the fruitful cooperation lasting over 15 years!

Prof. Leszek Gawor graduated in philosophy from the University of Warsaw, Poland in 1978. In the years 1981-2003 he worked at the Institute of Philosophy of the Maria Curie-Skłodowska University in Lublin, Poland. Since 2003 he has been employed at the Institute of Philosophy of the University of Rzeszów, Poland. He obtained his doctorate in 1989 at the Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, and habilitation there in 2000; he became a professor of humanities in 2015. In the years 2015-2018 he was a member of the Committee on Philosophical Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences. In the years 2006-2022 he was Co-Editor of Problemy Ekorozwoju/ Problems of Sustainable Development.

Since 2008, he has been a member of the Editorial Board of the Warsaw Yearbook of the History of Polish Philosophy; from 2017 – member of the Editorial Board of the Lublin Eastern Humanistic Yearbook and from 2018 – member of the Editorial Board of Вісник Львівського університету, Серія філософські науки/ Visnyk of the Lviv University. Series philosophical science in Lviv, Ukraine.

Author of many monographs, chapters in books and scientific papers being the result of research on the history of Polish philosophy, social philosophy and ecophilosophy. Among author’s own monograps let’s mention the latest ones, published in 2021 Studia z filozofii społecznej/ Studies in Social Philosophy and in 2022 Z dziejów polskiej myśli filozoficzno-społecznej przełomu XIX i XX stulecia. Varia/ The history of Polish philosophical and social thought at the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries. Varia. Among earlier books let’s recall Ekoszkice/ Eco-sketches (2017), Myśliciele mało znani. Filozofia polska końca XIX wieku i pierwszych dekad XX stulecia/ Little-known thinkers. Polish philosophy at the end of the 19th century and the first decades of the 20th century (2011), Szkice o cywilizacji/ Sketches about civilization (2009) and  Wprowadzenie do filozofii i etyki. Główne zagadnienia i stanowiska/ Introduction to philosophy and ethics. Main issues and positions (2005).

Problemy Ekorozwoju 18(1)2023: 7-8

DOI: 10.35784/pe.2023.1.01