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Dr. Dariya Afanasyeva is the Senior Registry Officer at GISMA University of Applied Sciences. She is originally from Ukraine and holds a diploma in Applied Psychology from Dnipro National University, as well a Master’s and a Ph.D. degree in Cultural Heritage Studies from Brandenburg University of Technology (Cottbus-Senftenberg). Dr. Afanasyeva’s personal research interests lie in the fields of intercultural communication and conflict resolution. Parallel to teaching and scientific research, Dr. Afanasyeva has extensive administrative experience as a coordinator for a range of international postgraduate programmes across higher education institutions in Berlin and Brandenburg.