Ursula Serafin graduated from the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Pédagogie in Krakow (Poland), from the Ecole Supérieure de Journalisme in Paris. She also specialized in continuing education at the University Paris IX Dauphine. Between 1990 and 2003, she was the coordinator of the activities of the Journalists Foundation in Europe (Paris) – a training organization on European affairs for journalists from around the world. She joined Confrontations Europe in 2003 and has headed the Brussels office of the association since its creation in May 2004 until May 2010. Since 2008, she has been head of the Maison de l’Europe in Paris.