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Agnese ZUCCA

PhD Researcher in International Relations & Political Science
Spoken languages
English, French, Italian
Areas of expertise
  • Migration
  • Immigrants, refugees, diasporas
  • Democratic participation
  • Political Behavior
  • Electoral Politics
  • International Organisations

PhD Thesis

 

Title: Migrant Political Behavior: Political Participation and Preference Formation in Concurrent Dual Contexts

PhD Supervisor: Sung Min Rho

Agnese's PhD research focuses on the political engagement of migrants in their origin and residence contexts.

 

Profile

 

Agnese holds a bachelor’s degree in International Relations from the University of Geneva and a master’s degree in International Relations and Political Science from the Graduate Institute. She is currently a PhD candidate at the International Relations and Political Science Department at the Graduate Institute. Her PhD research focuses on the political involvement of individuals with a migratory background in origin and residence contexts. She joined CIES in March 2020 as a Research Assistant for Professor Andonova’s SNF Project on the Accountability of International Organizations.

 

Academic Work Experience

 

Teaching Experience

Teaching Assistant for MINT Programme (Courses: Politics of Immigration Control; Global Governance)

 

Research Experience

Research Assistant for the SNF Project on the Accountability of International Organizations led by Prof. Liliana Andonova at the Graduate Institute’s Centre for International Environmental Studies

Research Fellow for the Global Detention Project

 

Research Interests

 

  • Migration Studies
  • Political Behavior
  • Identity and Politics
  • Comparative Politics
  • Political Psychology

 

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