Analyst in the Central Europe Programme. Her main research focus is the Baltic Sea region and the Baltic and Nordic countries. She completed doctoral studies in political science at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń (2013), and she holds MA in political science from UMK (2007) and MA in Baltic Studies from the Warsaw University (2012). In 2011, she received a doctoral grant at the University of Tromso awarded under Norwegian Funds. She also participated in scholarship and research programmes in Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. She speaks English, German, Lithuanian and Latvian.