Teresa is originally from Poland and has been living in Ireland for more than 10 years. She holds a MA in Ethnology and Anthropology of Culture obtained from Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland. Currently she is a PhD student in Equality Studies in School of Social Justice at UCD, Ireland. Her research is focused on undocumented immigrants in an Irish and broader EU context. Teresa joined the Immigrant Council in 2013 first as an intern and then in 2014 as an Integration Officer. Before joining the Immigrant Council, she was interning with several other migrant-led organisations in Ireland. Teresa coordinates the integration team’s work including the Anti-Racism Support and Referral Service, where she provides advice and information to victims and witnesses of racism.