Current interns based at ECMI Flensburg office

Anisha Ashwin (Canada)

Anisha is currently pursuing an M.A. European and cheap viagra on internet Russian Affairs degree along with a Jewish Studies Initiative from the University of Toronto.  Her interest in minority affairs grew after serving as a grant officer at the Roma Community Center in Toronto.

Her main research interests revolve around topics related to genocide and cheap cialis generic international law, conflict resolution and find viagra no prescription required management, human rights.

At ECMI Anisha is currently working as an intern under the supervision of Dr. Alexander Osipov on the project that entails an evaluation of institutional mechanisms and buy uk viagra local initiatives that combat public discrimination towards ethnic minorities in Post Communist states of the European union.

Internship duration: May- August 2014


Aysegul Sahinkaya (Turkey)

Aysegul currently pursues Master of Arts in Human Rights at University College London. She holds a bachelor's degree in Political Science and buying viagra without prescription International Relations. Her experiences in various NGOs in Turkey are related to human right abuses, hate speech towards ethnic minorities and cnadian viagra india improvement of the economic and levitra vs cialis social conditions of disadvantaged groups.

Research interests of Aysegul cover theories of democracy and viagra propranodol justice, and minority rights and buy brand cialis minority regimes.

At ECMI, she is working on non-territorial autonomy as a normative framework and cialis express delivery also on real practices of self-organisation on ethnic grounds under the supervision of Dr. Alexander Osipov in the Justice and name brand cialis Governance cluster.   

Internship duration: June – August 2014


Inga Marken (Germany)

Inga Marken holds a BA degree in Political Science and Art History at University of Greifswald (Germany), Siena (Italy) and Saskatchewan (Canada). Currently she is studying the Master of Arts Democratic Studies and how much does cialis cost Globalization at University of Greifswald.

Her interests focus on: the transformation of governmental responsibilities and buy cialis online canada democratic movements, international cooperation relating to Border regions to establish relationships with the neighboring countries.

Prior experience of Inga are linked to cultural aspects which characterize European History and the European Identity, diplomacy of culture through intercultural exchange programmes, migration and inner security as well as cultural and educational policy and politics of history.

At the ECMI the she will be working with Dr. Zora Popova in the research cluster Culture& Diversity on the intercultural dialogue in the region of Schleswig- Holstein as a guarantee for peace and sustainable development.

Internship duration: June - August 2014


Galina Shakhova (Kazakhstan)

Galina comes from Kazakhstan. Currently she is a student of European Studies joint master programme at the University of Flensburg and the University of Southern Denmark. She holds a Bachelor degree in International law. 

At ECMI Galina is working on the Kyrgyzstan country entry for MMTE project under supervision of Dr. Raul Carstocea. The research is focused on investigation of basic situation inside the country in relation to minorities. The further issues to be covered: country profile, overview of the minorities, regional study, historical background and present conditions.

Internship duration: April-June 2014.


Current non-resident interns

Non-resident interns are not based at ECMI office, however, they assist ECMI Senior Researchers or project managers in various research related tasks. Current non-resident interns are involved in Media and Diversity project of the Cluster Culture and Diversity and the MMTE project.

Ana Kedves

Ana Kedveš is currently an advanced master student majoring in Regional Cooperation and European Integration at the J. J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Croatia, and holds a master degree in English Philology and Pedagogy. Her further education includes Karl-Franzens University summer programmes, trainings in conference interpreting, Croatian sign language, volunteers and project management, as well as various courses within the “Youth in Action” programme.

Dumitru Iulia Alina

Dumitru Iulia Alina is from Romania and currently she is student of MA course in Business, Language and Culture, the International Relations track at The University of Southern Denmark (SDU) in Odense. She has obtained a Bachelor degree in Economics and Finance from the Dunărea de Jos University in Galati.She is also involved in the International Campaign Team for the European Elections as a volunteer.

Sara Özoǧul

Sara recently obtained a Bachelor in Social Sciences with majors in Human Geography, Sociology and Anthropology from the University College Roosevelt, the International Honours College of Utrecht University, in the Netherlands. In September 2014, she will continue her studies at University College London with a Master in Urban Studies.

Her research interests cover issues related to urban diversity, minorities, social policies, and governance, with a special interest in the effects of discourses and perceptions on underprivileged groups.

Non-Resident Intersnhip

ECMI seeks field interns for Diversity and Media project (second phase). Deadline for applications: 31 July 2014. See more



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