Dr. Andreea Carstocea
Dr Andreea Carstocea develops and implements research and practice-oriented projects concerning the participation of national minorities to public life. In addition to her research activity, Andreea also acts as editor of the Journal on Ethnopolitics and Minority Issues in Europe. Andreea obtained her PhD in 2013 from the School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College London with a thesis analysing 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. During her PhD she taught the seminars for a range of courses at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College London, and Goldsmiths College, University of London. Prior to embarking on her PhD, Andreea worked for six years as Senior Expert for the Department for Interethnic Relations of the Romanian Government.