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On standards or conventions specific to the higher education system in Poland which differs in structure and style from the systems in other parts of the world.

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How is European habilitation viewed in the US?

There is something called a habilitation* in Poland, Germany, Austria, and a number of other European countries. How is a European habilitation viewed by people in the United States? * "...
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Which country or countries inspired the post-communism Polish higher education system?

Which country or countries inspired the post-communism Polish higher education system? Is the current Polish higher education system modeled after the German system of higher education?
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How much political influence is involved in the academia in Poland?

I heard that Polish national politics influences the appointment of tenured positions in their universities. E.g. if some party is in power, they would like to see somebody loyal to them as the head ...
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What sets two PhDs apart in the academia? [closed]

I see that hundreds of students are doing PhDs at my PhD school. What will ultimately set those PhDs apart in the academia? The number of papers they published as the 1st authors? The impact factor ...
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