B. 1962; MA 1986, IH UW; PhD 1997; post-doctoral degree (habilitacja) 2007; since 1998 assistant professor at the IH UW.
Library and archive research in Paris and Leiden. Scholarships from the French and Italian governments, Maison des Sciences de l'Homme in Paris. Participant in conferences held in London, Paris and Lyon. Has collaborated with Institut Français de Presse, UMR LIRE CNRS, l’Université de Lyon I and l’Université de Poitiers.
Has collaborated with museums in royal residences:
Royal Castle in Warsaw, Łazienki Palace, Wilanów Palace, Polish History Museum.
Founding member of the Polish Heraldic Society. Deputy President of the Polish Society for Eighteen Century Studies.
Research interests: relations between the media, especially French-speaking, and the propaganda of power centres in 18th century Europe; Polish-French relations in 17th-18th centuries; Poland during the reign of Stanisław August Poniatowski; France in the 17th and 18th centuries.