Specialization and research interests:
Regional and local development and development economics with focus on Southeast Asia (especially on Indonesia); decentralization; institutional solutions that may contribute to mitigating conflicts in multi-ethnic societies and their influence on socioeconomic development
Graduate of the Faculty of Geography and Regional Studies, University of Warsaw). Participant of „Darmasiswa” Scholar Program sponsored by Indonesia.
Member of the Center for the Research on Multiethnic Societies, responsible for the research on the role of decentralization processes in mitigating ethnic conflicts in Indonesia and Malaysia.