Dr. Andreea Cârstocea
Dr Andreea Carstocea is Senior Researcher and Head of the Cluster Equality and Inclusion; Andreea is also co-editor of the ECMI Research Papers. Her main research interests include equality, inclusion, non-discrimination, and the political representation of national minorities. Andreea holds a PhD in Political Science (2012) and an MA in Human Rights (2005), both obtained at University College London, UK. Her PhD research analysed the effects of ‘ethno-business’ (a series of unexpected effects of the post-1990 public policies for the protection of national minorities) on the political representation of national minorities in Romania. Prior to embarking on her PhD, Andreea worked for six years as Senior Expert for the Department for Interethnic Relations of the Romanian Government.