Name of the ASAP Chapter (if connected to one)
ASAP Global & Poland
Afiliation: University name/NGO/Company name; city; country
Short Bio (no more than 50 words)
Michal Apollo is an Assistant Professor at the Institute of Earth Sciences, University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland He received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. in earth science in the field of geography at the Pedagogical University of Cracow, and a PGCert in global development from the University of Warsaw, Poland.
Area of expertise/interest (up to 10 keywords?) Please avoid the word Poverty (we are all dealing with it)
Michal is an enthusiastic researcher (research field: man-environment systems), traveller (he has visited more than 60 countries on six continents),
Areas looking for support or collaboration (no more than 50 words)
Michal’s unique background allows him to integrate knowledge from various perspectives into his research and consultancy work. His areas of expertise are tourism management, consumer behaviours, and environmental and socioeconomic issues. In his main research field, he focuses on human presence and well-being in high-mountain regions. Currently, he is working on a concept for the sustainable use of environmental and human resources, as this is the key to the development, prosperity, and well-being of all stakeholders. Michal is a founder and a chairman of Polish Chapter of Academics Stand Against Poverty.
Personal website (if you have one)
For more on Michal Apollo visit his website www.michalapollo.com