Elizaveta Potapova

Elizaveta Potapova joined PPMI in July 2021 as a researcher. She has an educational background in public policy and education studies and hands-on experience in empirical research with human subjects which involves planning and conducting interviews and analysis of qualitative data. In May 2021 Elizaveta has completed her Ph.D. dissertation at Doctoral School of Political Science, Public Policy and International Relations, Central European University. Her project, “Making Sense of Academic Freedom in Russia” was focused on the experiences of Russian academics at their workplaces, their sources of liberation and restriction. Elizaveta’s main areas of interest are sociology of higher education, as well as education policies and technologies. Currently, she works on the project “Experiential-Learning Resource Bank – Lessons from Vocational Education and Training (VET)”. Elizaveta is a native speaker in Russian and proficient in English.


Selected projects

Experiential-Learning Resource Bank – Lessons from Vocational Education and Training for JRC – (April 2021 – ongoing)

Road towards a European Degree: Identifying opportunities and investigating the impact and feasibility of different approaches for DG EAC – (December 2020 – ongoing)

Smart, effective and inclusive investment in education infrastructure" for DG EAC (December 2020- ongoing)

E-solution:NOWORRIES Agency Developing esthetics.