PhD Political Science, New School for Social Research, New York
MPhil Political Theory, New School for Social Research, New York
MSW Social Enterprise Administration, Columbia University, New York
BA East Asian Studies, Columbia University, New York
Marina is a university professor. Her research focus is on questions of globalization, migration, and the intersection between arts and politics. She has been teaching undergraduate and graduate courses on world civilizations, political institutions, international development, foreign policy, philosophy and religion, etc. since 2009. Occasionally, Marina also works as a consultant for international development projects around the globe and in the past has worked with the United Nations Development Programme in Mongolia and the Western Balkans.
Originally from Sofia, Bulgaria, Marina has travelled extensively throughout the world and is fluent in five languages.