Elitza Katzarova is an Alumna at University of Trento. She received her PhD Diploma in 2015. She holds an MA in European Studies from the University of Maastricht and a BA in International and European Relations from Pantheon University of Social and Political Studies in Athens. She has worked at the Bulgarian Embassy in Greece and has experience as a researcher at the Hellenic Centre for European Studies, an independent research centre under the supervision of the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Her current research interest is in the field of corruption and international cooperation. She is fluent in English, Greek and Italian.
She is now working as Lecturer and researcher at the Chair of International Relations at the University of Brunswick - Institute of Technology (Germany)