Sylwia Koczanowicz is a PhD student in biological sciences. She graduated from the Pedagogical University of Kraków.
Her research interests are focused on parasitology, acarology, especially parasitic arthropods, and as well as public health. Her research plans are related to ticks, human and animal parasites.
Her research project involves collecting ticks in the Poprad Landscape Park, determining the risk of human exposure to tick infestation and diseases transmitted by them.