Maria Rogińska, Ph.D. is an associate professor in the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology (Sociology of Religion Department) at the Pedagogical University of Cracow, Poland.
Her research interests focus on the relationship between science and religion, with specific emphasis on the sociological analysis of intercultural differences in the countries of Central and Eastern Europe. She is the author of the After the collapse. Russian Orthodox community in the post-Soviet period (2017) and co-author of the Reformation and modernity (with P. Stawiński and Michal Warchala, 2017). She is currently working on a sociological study of natural scientists, based on 100 in-depth interviews with physicists and biologists employed in the elite research institutes of Poland and Ukraine. The results of this study have been published in a number of scientific articles.