Veronika Bajt was awarded her Doctor of Philosophy research degree by University of Bristol (UK) in 2003. She graduated in sociology at University of Ljubljana in 1998, and has a Master of Arts degree from Central European University (CEU), Warsaw, Poland. She spent a year lecturing at Masaryk University in Brno (CZ) on a postdoctoral scholarship (2005-2006), and was a lecturer at International University Institute for European Studies (IUIES) in Gorizia (Italy). She has been a researcher at the Peace Institute since 2006, and is working on several international projects.
Studies of nationalism, ethnicity and racism, xenophobia and intolerance, migrations, discrimination and construction of national identities.