Biographical note

Born 1976 in Warsaw, Poland

Polish and German citizen

married, 2 children (born 2009 and 2011)


Academic degrees

2005 - Dr. phil. (summa cum laude) in Sociology, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München.

2001 - Master of Arts, Comparative Cultural Studies, Jagiellonian University Krakow, Poland.

1999 - Licencjat (Bachelor of Arts), Political Sciences, University of Warsaw.


Professional assignments

Since 2013 - Professor for Migration and Diversity, Institute of Social Sciences, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.

2010-2013 - Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity, Göttingen.

2006-2013 - Lecturer and Researcher, Institute of Sociology, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München.



2009 - The Young Academy of the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and the German Academy of Science Leopoldina.


International experience

2009-2010 - DAAD Short-time Lectureship at the University of Warsaw.

2001 - Council of Europe, Strasbourg, France.