NODEM 2013 Conference has ended

Marcin Szelag

Dr Marcin Szeląg / A lecturer and researcher at the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan and a Head of the Department of Education at the National Museum in Poznan. Co-founder Museum Educators Forum. Project manager, author of the survey and coordinator of the research project "Report on the condition of museum education in Poland". Editor of the book "Museum Education in Poland. Situation, context, perspectives of development" which summarized this project (2012). Currently he is a head of research project "Art-Museum Education. The Influence of Contemporary Museum Studies and Art-History Theories and Methodologies on the Forms of Museum Education and Practical Art-Museum Models" granted by National Science Center in Kraków. Author of articles on the museums, collecting, art history and museum education. His research interests are related to wider issues of the museum studies. He is interested in the problem of changing the traditional model of museum in the direction of the institution to a much greater extent, being socially responsible towards the public it serves. He has focused on educational tasks of museums and their power to emancipation and transformation of public. He is also interested in the objectives pursued by the contemporary museums and educational tasks being carried out by museums in relation to the community.

My Speakers Sessions

Tuesday, December 3

12:15pm PST