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Prof. Dr. Dagmara Jajeśniak-Quast

  • April 2023
    Appointment as Vice-President of the European University Viadrina Frankfrut (Oder) for International Affairs and Collegium Polonicum

  • April 2014
    Appointment as university professor at the European University Viadrina Frankfrut (Oder)

  • May 2013
    Habilitation at the University of Siegen with the thesis: "Between Hammer and Anvil - Concepts and Practice of Economic Integration in East Central Europe from the Interwar Period to the Present", Venia legendi: European History with a focus on Economic History.

  • April 2012-April 2014
    Substitute professorship and head of the Centre for Interdisciplinary Polish Studies (ZIP) at the European University Viadrina (EUV).

  • 2011-2012
    Research associate at the Humanities Centre for the History and Culture of East Central Europe at the University of Leipzig (GWZO) in the project group "East Central Europe transnational" led by Prof. Dr. Frank Hadler and Prof. Dr. Matthias Middell.

  • 2010–2011
    Fellow at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (NIAS).

  • 2008-2010
    Research associate at the University of Erfurt, Professorship for the History of East Central Europe of Prof. Dr. Claudia Kraft.

  • 2005-2008
    Research associate at the Centre for Contemporary History Potsdam (ZZF), in the DFG project "Economic Integration Processes and their Perception in Western and Eastern Europe" led by Prof. Dr. André Steiner.

  • 2005
    PhD at the EUV ("Iron and steel - our daily bread for industry." Eisenhüttenstadt, Kraków Nowa Huta and Ostrava-Kunčice in the socialist transformation).

  • 2002-2005
    Research associate at the Research Centre for Economic and Social History of East Central Europe at the EUV and coordinator of the VW project "Economic Nationalism in East Central Europe in the 19th and 20th Centuries" led by Prof. Dr. Helga Schultz.

  • 1992-1998
    Studied business administration at the EUV.

  • 1994-1995
    Attended William Rainey Harper College - Palatine, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.

  • 1991-1992
    Professional training as a secretary at the Policealne Studium Sekretarskie in Kraków.

  • 1987-1991
    Attended the XII. Lyceum in Kraków / Abitur.

  • Born 1972 in Kraków (Republic of Poland).