Dorota's professional and sociable alliance with the College of Languages dates back to the mid 1990s
when she was still a student at the University of Łódź. She graduated from the English Institute, UŁ in 1997.
Three years later she obtained her M.A. from the University of Toledo, Ohio, and her Ph.D. from the University of Łódź.
Her areas of scholarly interest include American Gothic fiction and horror film, pop culture and media. She is an avid mountain hiker,
a movie-goer and a pooch-lover.