Dorota Anna Gozdecka (LL.M. University of Krakow, LLD. University of Helsinki) is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Faculty of Law of the University of Helsinki. Her research is conducted at the Centre of Excellence in Foundations of European Law and Polity, where she is a Deputy Director of a research network project Post-Lisbon Integration: The Quest for a New European Identity. Her doctoral research consisted of an overview of tensions between religion and democracy in European countries. Her post-doctoral research focuses on wider multicultural questions as the influence of multi-cultural and multi-religious society on human rights and understanding of equality in Europe.