Dr.Olga Gritsai is a qualified researcher in the field of urban and regional geography with interests lying mainly in the field of recent transformation processes in European cities. She has a record of working in both West- and East European research organisations where she gained experience in coordinating international projects. She has combined research and management working in a number of European projects, including a large FP6 project ACRE, (2006-2010).
Since November 2010 Olga works as a advisor in research funding by the UvA Technology Transfer Office, with a focus on social sciences and humanities.
She remains a guest researcher by the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR).