Agnieszka Trąbka holds a PhD in sociology (2013) from Jagiellonian University in Kraków and MA in applied psychology and sociology. Since 2014 she has been working in the Institute of Applied Psychology at Jagiellonian University. She joined Youth Research Centre of University of Social Sciences and Humanities in October 2018 as a researcher in the project “CEEYouth: The comparative study of young migrants from Poland and Lithuania in the context of Brexit”. Her research interests encompass migration and mobility studies, identity research, psychology of place and qualitative research methods. She has published the monograph “Tożsamość rekonstruowana. Znaczenie migracji w biografiach Third Culture Kids” as well as articles on different aspects of migration in “Identities”, “Field Methods”, “Studia Migracyjne – Przegląd Polinijny” and “Kultura i Społeczeństwo”.

Selected publications:
2018 Questionable Insiders: Changing Positionalities of Interviewers throughout Stages of Migration Research, Field Methods (co-authored with Justyna Bell i Paula Pustułka) [in press]

2017 Self-positioning as a man in transnational contexts: Constructing and managing hybrid masculinity, NORMA: International Journal for Masculinity Studies vol. 12, no 2, p. 144-158, Doi: 10.1080/18902138.2017.1341768
(co-authored with Katarzyna Wojnicka)

2017 A Private Empowerment and Public Isolation: Power in the Stories of Migrant ‘Mother-Poles, Identities: Global Studies in Culture and Power, 25:6, p. 668-686 doi.10.1080/1070289X.2017.1291190. (co-authored with Paula Pustułka)

2016 Bycie w ruchu jest dla mnie jak dom”: pojęcie domu w narracjach migrantów wielokrotnych, Studia Migracyjne – Przegląd Polonijny, no 4, p. 165-180.

2016 Wybór, kontrola i refleksja: kategoria sprawstwa w badaniach migracyjnych, Studia Migracyjne – Przegląd Polonijny, no 3, p. 81-102.

2015 Experiences of Polish and American Third Culture Kids in comparative perspective, in: Saija Benjamin & Fred Dervin (eds.) Migration, Diversity and Education, Palgrave MacMillan, p. 187-209.

2014 Tożsamość rekonstruowana. Znaczenie migracji w biografiach Third Culture Kids, Warszawa: SCHOLAR, p. 284.