In 1995, she graduated in economics with a major in foreign trade at the University of Gdańsk, in 2006 she obtained a PhD in economics at the Gdańsk University of Technology, and in 2018 - habilitation in the discipline of economics. Since 2000, she has been working at the Faculty of Management and Economics of the Gdańsk University of Technology, at the Department of Economic Sciences. She is the author and co-author of over 80 publications in the field of international economics, mainly concerning the international competitiveness of the economies of Central and Eastern Europe. Manager and contractor of many research projects, both domestic (NBP, NCN) and international (BSR, Erasmus +). Actively participates in the research network of 19 universities - "Baltic Sea Academy" in Hamburg. She is a reviewer for many JCR journals. She has received the individual and team GUT Rector's Awards several times.