Graduate of the Faculty of Applied Social Sciences and Resocialisation and the Faculty of Polish Studies of the University of Warsaw as well as of postgraduate studies in administration and management at the University of Warsaw, Kozminski University in Warsaw and Collegium Civitas. In the years 2003-2017 she worked at the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, first in expert and later in managerial positions. She was responsible for matters related to the ministry’s cooperation with scholarly and academic circles, the Sejm and the Senate as well as to the promotion of research and higher education in Poland and abroad. In subsequent years, as Deputy Director of the Department of Science at the Ministry, she dealt with funding international cooperation projects as well as programmes and undertakings of the Minister of Science. She has authored or co-authored the Minister’s programmes supporting young scientists and scholars in the areas of humanities and social sciences as well as devoted to international cooperation and social responsibility of science. She was granted scholarship in the programme International Visitor Leadership Program of the US Department of State. At NAWA, she has been responsible for creating programmes for PhD candidates and researchers since the Agency’s foundation.