Helga is a part-time lecturer at University of Iceland and has been Editor for the annual publication within The Faculty of Social and Human Sciences at University of Iceland for the last three years. She has participated in various research projects, i.e. “The participation of immigrants in civil society and labour market in the economic recession” and “Integration or Assimilation? Strategies of becoming member of a new community: case of Polish Immigrants in Iceland,” and conducted a media survey among Poles in Iceland.
Helga has a B.A. degree in Psychology and a M.A. degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from University of Iceland.