Oecumene: Citizenship after Orientalism is funded by an European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grant (Institutions, values, beliefs and behaviour ERC-AG-SH2).
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Agnes Czajka joined the Department of Politics & International Studies at The Open University in April 2013. Prior to joining the OU, she was Assistant Professor of Sociology at the American University in Cairo, and Lecturer in Sociology at the University College Cork in Ireland. Agnes received a Doctorate from the Department of Sociology at York University, Toronto in 2008, and a Master's degree in 2004 from the Institute of Political Economy at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada.
Agnes's areas of interest include contemporary social and political thought, continental political philosophy, critical citizenship studies, nationalism, and refugee and minority politics in Europe and the Mediterranean region. Her most recent research has focused on rights politics in Mediterranean Europe and North Africa; ethico-normative interpretations of Europe; intersections between the ethical and the political; and critical interpretations of community.