Dankowska, Jagna, Ph.D., postdoctoral degree in philosophy at the Warsaw University, sound engineer at the Fryderyk Chopin Academy of Music — AMFC and Professor at the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music. From 1991 to 2005 she was the head of the Unit of Humanities and Foreign Languages (now the Chair of Humanities). She was also the deputy vice-dean from 2002 to 2005 and dean from 2005 to 2008 of the Department of Composition, Conducting and Theory of Music. In 2008 she was elected pro-rector for Students' and Foreign Affairs for term 2008-2012. She specializes in the philosophy of music, particularly nineteenth-century German philosophy of music as well as Polish philosophy and aesthetics of music. She is the author of the books The Foundańons o f Philosophy o f Music and German lgth Century Philosophy and Music Aesthetics (Warsaw 2001) as well as many articles on the philosophy and aesthetics of music., Polska