# Jerzy Pogonowski - Curriculum Vitae

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**Born:** November 28, 1951

**M.A.:** mathematics, 1974, Warsaw University (Supervisor: Prof. Andrzej Mostowski) On generalizations of Ehrenfeucht's games.

**PhD:** linguistics, 1976, Adam Mickiewicz Univ. (Supervisor: Prof. Jerzy Banczerowski) Mathematical model of linguistic analysis.

**Habilschrift:** linguistics, 1981, Adam Mickiewicz Univ. Tolerance Spaces with Applications to Linguistics.

**Professor:** humanities, 1991.

**Academic Publications:** a few dozens of works concerning mainly:

- philosophy of mathematics,
- logical reconstruction of linguistic theories,
- applications of mathematical logic to linguistics,
- methodology of sciences,
- history of logic.

**Present Position:** Head of the Department of Applied Logic, Institute of Linguistics, Adam Mickiewicz University (since 1995).

**Previously** - Head of the Departments of:

- General Linguistics (1981-1982),
- Applied Linguistics and Information Science (1983-1991),
- Methodology of Linguistics (1991-1995) (all at the Adam Mickiewicz University);
- Deputy Director of the Institute of Linguistics (1986-1991).

**Employment:**

- Department of Mathematical Logic, Institute of Mathematics (1974-75),
- Institute of Linguistics (since 1975) of the Adam Mickiewicz University.

**Additional Employment:**

- Mathematical Institute of the Polish Academy of Sciences (1977-1978),
- Chair of Applied Mathematics of the Academy of Economics in Poznan (1993-1994),
- Institute of Philosophy, University of Opole (2009-2010).

**Fellowships:**

- Department of Linguistics, SUNY at Buffalo (1978-1979 visiting research scholar),
- Department of German Philology, University of Munich (1983-1984 Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung),
- Department of Linguistics, SUNY at Buffalo (1990, International Research Exchange Board),
- Fachbereich Philosophie der Universität Konstanz (2003, Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung).

**Classes:**

- mathematical logic,
- mathematical puzzles,
- recursive functions,
- introduction to mathematics,
- logic,
- methodology of sciences,
- introduction to semantics,
- belief systems,
- logical semiotics,
- social communication,
- general and typological linguistics.

**PhD students:**

- Dorota Lipowska (née Tomczak) (1988),
- Anna Pietryga (née Luchowska) (1994),
- Włodzimierz Lapis (1999),
- Sławomir Sikora (2000),
- Marcin Junczys-Dowmunt (2009),
- Victoria Kamasa (2010),
- Michał Lipnicki (2014),
- Ida Stria (since 2011).

**Current interest:**

- extremal axioms,
- mathematical intuition,
- mathematical foundations of metalogic,
- argumentation and persuasion,
- philosophy of logic and mathematics.