About our staff
Dr Justyna Aniceta Turkowska
I studied history, sociology and political science at the Universities of Warsaw (Poland), Berlin and Hannover (Germany). I completed my PhD at the University of Giessen (Germany) in 2016. My PhD thesis on the transnational aspects of the history of medicine in the Eastern borderlands of the German Empire was awarded the Fritz Theodor Epstein Award of the Association of German Historians of Eastern Europe and the Scientific PhD Award of the Ambassador of the Republic of Poland in Berlin.
Before moving to Britain, I worked as a lecturer at in the University of Bonn at the Department of History of Medicine and at the University of Giessen (Germany) at the Department of Central and Eastern European History. I joined the University of Edinburgh as a DAAD-Lecturer in September 2018.
Summary of research interestsPlaces:
- Nineteenth Century
- Twentieth Century & After