dr Karolina Nikielska-Sekuła

Karolina Nikielska-Sekuła is Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center of Migration Research, University of Warsaw and Assistant Professor at the Institute for Regional Studies, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland. Her current scholarly research focuses on migration studies (Central and Western Europe, and Turkey), visual and sensory sociology, and heritage studies. Nikielska-Sekuła received MA degree in Sociology from AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow, and her PhD in interdisciplinary Culture Studies from the University of South-Eastern Norway. Her previous posts include Associate Professor in Human Geography at the University of South-Eastern Norway, and Marie Curie ESR at the Migration Research Center at Koç University (MiReKoc) in Istanbul and the Pedro Arrupe Human Rights Institute at the University of Deusto. Karolina is a member of INTEGRIM Lab, International Sociological Association, the International Visual Sociology Association, the IMISCOE-DIVCULT standing committee, and the Nordic Migration Research Network.

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