ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Professor in the Department of History of AMU
Dean of the Faculty of History of AMU

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

The development of Christianity in the Balkans, especially in the region of the Lower Danube; the epoch of Theodosius II; political theology, ideology of power in late antiquity; ideas and values in the ethical and social systems; “natural history.”

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:

  • Gods of Constantine, [in:] Within the Circle of Ancient Ideas and Virtues, ed. K. Twardowska et al., Kraków 2014, pp. 275—286
  • The Authority of Bishops in Classical Antiquity, [in:] Authority in the Past and Present. Sources and Social Functions, ed. K. Ilski, K. Marchlewicz, Poznań 2013, pp. 25-37.
  • Voelkerwanderung und Solidaritaet der Nationen (4./5. Jahrhundert), [in:] Migrationsprozesse und gesellschftlicher Wandel in der Geschichte, ed. P Kehne, P. Matusik, Poznań 2011, pp. 73-96
  • Idea jedności politycznej, społecznej i religijnej w świetle pism Ambrożego z Mediolanu [The Idea of Political, Social and Religious Unity in light of Ambrose of Milan’s Writings], Poznań 2001
  • “Andreia” (Tapferkeit) bei den frühen Christen, Wien 1998
  • Biskupi Mezji i Scytii IV – VI w. [The Bishops of Moesia and Scythia 4th-6th Century], Poznań 1995
  • Sobory w polityce religijnej Teodozjusza II [Councils in the Theodosius II’s religious policy], Poznań 1992

MEMBERSHIP IN SCHOLARLY ORGANIZATIONS IN POLAND AND ABROAD:

  • The Committee on Ancient Culture of the Polish Academy of Sciences
  • The Poznan Society of Friends of Sciences
  • The Polish Historical Society