Katarína is a senior research fellow at the GLOBSEC Policy Institute, a think tank based in Bratislava. As a member of GLOBSEC's Strategic Communication program, she has been monitoring disinformation in Slovakia and the Central European region since 2016. She has authored or co-authored numerous scholarly analyses on foreign disinformation and subversion in Central Europe, including Vulnerability Index: Subversive Russian Influence in Central Europe and Countering Information Warfare - Lessons Learned from NATO Members and Partner Countries.
Katarina graduated from Central European University in Budapest with a Master’s degree in Political Science. Additionally, she holds a Master’s degrees in European Studies from Comenius University in Bratislava. Previously, she worked as a project coordinator and researcher at Transparency International Slovakia and also was an intern at the European Commission.