Ana Rogojanu studied European Ethnology, Cultural Studies and Romance Studies at the University of Vienna. Between 2009 and 2010 she worked as a junior scientist in the interdisciplinary project “Doing Kinship with Pictures and Objects” (funded by wwtf, project lead: Elisabeth Timm) before returning to the department of European Ethnology as praedoc assistant. In 2017, she completed her PhD studies with a thesis on the role of architecture in co-housing projects. Since 2019, she has been working as a postdoc researcher in the project “SPACE – Spatial Competition and Economic Policies“ (funded by FWF). Her current fields of research are urban anthropology, housing studies and spatial theories. In the past she was interested in material culture studies and the development and current situation of ethnological disciplines in Southeast Europe.