The Editorial Council of the Press for 2020-2024 was appointed pursuant to Zarządzenia nr 121/R/21 Rektora Uniwersytetu Gdańskiego z dnia 27 sierpnia 2021 r (decree no. 121/R/21 of the Rector of the University of Gdańsk dated 27 August 2021). The responsibilities and principles of the appointment of the Editorial Council of the Press are regulated by § 4 of the Regulations of the University of Gdańsk Press, in accordance with which:
1. The Editorial Council consisting of a minimum of three persons is appointed by the Rector from among academic faculty employed at the University of Gdańsk who have a distinguished record of publications.
2. The Director oversees the work of the Council.
3. The Council is charged with:
o maintaining high publishing standards and ensuring effective implementation of the Press’s strategy;
o evaluating the content of proposed publications submitted to the Press;
o conducting the process of evaluating submissions to the Press with a view to their publication;
o making decisions regarding partial funding of academic handbooks and mono-graphs that are post-doctoral dissertations.