Born on July 25, 1976 in Bydgoszcz, Poland.
Education and academic degrees/titles:
-postdoc ‚dr hab.’ (habilitation) in Political Science, specialization: political communication (University of Wrocław, Faculty of Social Sciences);
-PhD in Political Science (University of Warsaw, Faculty of Journalism and Political Science);
-MA in Journalism (University of Warsaw);
-Spanish language (diploma from University of Warsaw);
-‚Certificat internacional de català’ (La Generalitat de Catalunya, Barcelona)
and other certificates.
-since October 2019: associate professor and director of the Institute of Communication and Media (Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz, Poland);
-April 2019-October 2019: associate professor and head of the Department of Journalism, New Media and Communication (Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz, Poland);
-Nov. 2017-April 2019: assistant professor and head of the Department of Journalism, New Media and Communication (Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz, Poland);
-Oct. 2011-Nov. 2017: assistant professor in the Department of Journalism, New Media and Communication (Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz, Poland);
-Oct. 2005 – Oct. 2011: assistant professor in the Department of Political Science (Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz, Poland);
-visiting professor: Granada University, Spain (April 2008), Kadir Has University in Istanbul, Turkey (November 2012);
-EU’s Erasmus programme departmental coordinator (Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz, 2006-2016);
-the European Commission’s independent expert in the 7th Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development of the UE (2013).
Previously, among others:
-interpreter/translator and teacher of Spanish language;
-manager of international relations in a company in Warsaw.
Membership in scientific organizations:
-IECA (International Environmental Communication Association – founding member);
-ECREA (European Communication Research and Education Association);
-PTKS (Polish Communication Association);
-PTNP (Polish Political Science Association);
-BTN (Bydgoszcz Scientific Association, between 2008-2012 secretary general);
-SES (Association for Ethics of Language, since 2012 vice-president).
-mass, political, international and global communication;
-the Internet and online media;
-media and politics in Spain and Hispanoamerica;
-regionalisms, languages and the public sphere in Europe;
-media, conflicts, and global/local environmental problems;
-media, sports and Olympic Games;
-some aspects of marketing, advertisement and non-verbal communication.
-music (classical music: from the ancient to the contemporary, ethnic/World music: fado, flamenco and nuevo flamenco, tango nuevo and other;
traditional music from various regions of the World, including percussion music, various transcultural projects, ethnic jazz and so on, some pop and rock music: selected albums of various groups or solo artists);
-visual arts (painting and sculture, architecture: especially of the Iberian Peninsula);
-sports (including jogging in the forest, athletics / track and field, soccer and others).