Adam Gajek, currently serving as President of the European Students’ Union 2018/19, previously Vice President of ESU in the period 2017/2018 and a member of the Executive Committee of ESU.

His main focus lies in the area of quality of higher education, with an emphasis given to quality assurance, learning and teaching, recognition and meaningful students’ participation. Member of the Steering Committee of the ESU Quality Assurance Student Experts’ Pool and a former QA expert of the Polish Accreditation Committee (PKA). Member of the Executive Board of EQAR. He has been engaged in the students’ movement for many years. He has formerly served as an International Officer of the Students’ Parliament of the Republic of Poland (PSRP) and as an elected representative of the Students’ Union of the University of Warsaw. He has an academic background in economics and political science.

Some of his areas of work at ESU are:

  • Quality of Higher Education
  • Organisational development and Capacity Building
  • Bologna Follow-Up Group (BFUG)
  • Collaboration with other organisations/initiatives: E4 group (ENQA, EURASHE, ESU and EUA), Lifelong Learning Platform (LLLP), the European Quality Assurance Register for Higher Education (EQAR)