B. 1965; MA 1992, University of Warsaw; PhD 1998, post-doctoral degree (habilitacja) 2009 (also UW). Worked at the Office for War Veterans and Victims of Oppression 1992-1994, 1999-2003; Foundation of Polish-German Reconciliation 1996-1999; in 1994-1998 doctoral student at the Institute of History, University of Warsaw; since 1998 assistant professor at the IH UW. Archive research: London 1991, 1996, 2004, 2012. Internship at Friedrich-Meinecke Institut Freie Universitat Berlin, May 2001. Member of the Friends of History Society and the Historiographic Society.
Research interests: political history of Poland in the 20th century, especially WWII and People’s Republic of Poland; history of science in the People’s Republic of Poland; Warsaw Uprising of 1944; biographical studies.