Karina joined the team of Charles University and she is responsible for qualitative research and coordination of the team. She holds M.A. in sociology and history from Masaryk University, Brno and during her studies she obtained scholarships from University of Salford, University of Bergen and University of Vienna. She worked as a researcher at the Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes/Prague and was main editor of online educational portal SocialismRealised. She collaborated on number of projects about migration nad history such as Leperiben- collecting oral histories of Czechoslovak Roma. She teaches courses and lectures about Czech social and cultural history and and her interests are qualitative research, ethnic relations in the Czech republic and cross- country skiing.