Liga finished her bachelor and master studies in Baltic philology at the University of Latvia in (2009, 2011). After completing the PhD programme in Literature, Folklore and Art also at University of Latvia in 2016 (while also gaining exchange experience in Lithuania — Vytautas Magnus University, and in Finland — University of Tampere), Liga currently works on her doctoral thesis “Musical folklorism in Latvia, Baltic context, 21CT”.
Liga has worked in BFSU since 2017, first as lecturer in the elective course “Latvian language and culture”, and now in the new bachelor program “Latvian language”. Teaching language is Latvian and English.
Academic fields: folkloristics, ethnomusicology, Baltic mythology, Baltic philology