Justyna Matkowska

Work Experience:

Dr. Justyna Matkowska is a Roma scholar, educator, and activist from Poland. She earned her Ph.D. from the University of Wroclaw and holds an MA in Literary Studies from the same university. In addition, she completed the Postgraduate Romani Studies Program at the Pedagogical University of Krakow in Poland.

Currently, Dr. Matkowska's research focuses on the Genocide of Roma and Sinti, Roma feminism, as well as anthropology, race and ethnicity, cultural memory, and the representation of Romani people.

Throughout her career, Dr. Matkowska has made significant contributions in academia and government, working tirelessly to advocate for minority rights and equal education and to combat anti-Roma prejudice and discrimination. Dr. Matkowska's expertise and understanding of Romani studies enable her to shed light on these subjects and drive positive change in society.