Viktoria Aygül is from Saint-Petersburg, Russia. She holds a Bachelor degree in International Relations, a Master degree n the Diplomacy of Russian Federation and Foreign Countries (the Saint-Petersburg State University, School of International Relations) and a Master of Arts in European Studies. Her sphere of interest includes discourse analysis and analysis of political rhetoric, hate speech, populism/right-wing populism. Viktoria is also interested in the methods of non-formal education and interactive exercises used in order to equip students and pupils with better understanding of complex topics on minority rights.
At ECMI Ms. Aygül is a research assistant of the Teaching in Diversity.