- 2003-2007 B.A. Political science at University of Vilnius, Lithuania
- 2008-2010 M.A. Sociology (focus on European societies and their comparison) at Freie Universität Berlin, with a grant from the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service)
- Since 2011 Ph.D. student in the Department of Sociology at Freie Universität Berlin, Ph.D. project is supported by a grant from the Friedrich-Naumann-Foundation
- Sociology of Emotion
- Political psychology
- Political communication, Cultural studies
"The Emotional Anatomy of Political Scandal"