Alexandra Bitusikova is a Senior Adviser responsible for activities related to the development of doctoral education in Europe, research policies and funding of higher education and research. She has been involved in doctoral programmes projects, development and organisation of workshops and conferences on doctoral education and in the project on funding of higher education. She has presented results of EUA projects on doctoral programmes at conferences all over Europe.
Before joining the EUA in 2003, she was Director of the Institute of Social and Cultural Studies at Matej Bel University in Banska Bystrica, Slovakia, and also worked for the European Commission at DG Research as a national expert. As a researcher, she has been involved in a number of research projects in the field of social anthropology and published more than a hundred papers and two monographs on post-socialist social and cultural transformation, gender, urban change, diversity, minority and identity. She holds her first degree and a PhD in social anthropology from Comenius University in Bratislava.
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