Authors of A Different View


Stephanie Kramer

Editor-in-Chief, A Different View
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Stephanie Kramer is a graduate with a Master's degree in Political Science from the University of Amsterdam. She also holds a Master's degree in Archaeology from the same university. While doing her studies, Stephanie enjoyed participating in Model United Nations programs and she was vice president of the student council of her faculty. Her main research interests are international relations, conflict studies, public policy, diplomacy, the European Union, participatory democracy and the politics of inequality. Currently, Stephanie lives in Athens to do research on the diplomatic dispute over the Elgin/Parthenon sculptures between the United Kingdom and Greece.

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Stephanie Kramer

Stephanie Kramer

Editor-in-Chief, A Different View

Hakan Mehmetcik

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Currently, Hakan works as a research assistant at the Department of International Relations of Isik University, in Turkey. He is a Ph.D. candidate at the department of Politics and International Relations of Yildiz Technical University having graduated from the Istanbul University with a B.A. in International Relations. He has two master degrees, one in Economics from Dalarna University in Sweden, and one in Eurasian Studies from Uppsala University in Sweden.  His main research interests are security studies, regionalism, peace and conflicts studies, and International Relations Theories in broader perspectives. On his Ph.D. thesis, he specialises on coercive diplomacy, deterrence theory, and practice of extended deterrence.

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Hakan Mehmetcik

Hakan Mehmetcik

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Jasmina Eminic

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Jasmina Eminic is an MA student in International Business Economics at the University of Maribor, Slovenia. She graduated in International Relations from the Faculty of Social Sciences of University of Ljubljana and is currently doing an Erasmus exchange at Berlin School of Economics and Law. Her interests include international relations, foreign policy, peace and security, human rights, international political economy and gender studies. She is fluent in English and Bosnian, has good knowledge of Spanish language and is currently learning German. In her free time, Jasmina is a big fitness enthusiast, passionate TV series fan and music lover.

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Jasmina Eminic

Jasmina Eminic

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Cheludo Butale

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Cheludo Butale is currently pursuing her Doctorate degree in International Relations at Cyprus International University in Cyprus. She has a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the Management College of Southern Africa in Durban, South Africa as well as Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Public Administration from the University of Botswana. She has previous work experience from the Ministry of State President in Botswana on issues of public policy and development. Furthermore, her main areas of research include, amongst others, public policy and comparative development, gender studies, security studies, global regulation, theories in international relations and political philosophy. She loves fitness, travelling, reading autobiographies, and meeting new people. She is currently learning German and French languages during her free time at Cyprus International University.

 

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Cheludo Butale

Cheludo Butale

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Donatella Bonansinga

Deputy Editor-in-Chief, A Different View
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Donatella is an off-campus PhD candidate at the University of Birmingham, where she researches the role that populism and emotionality play in securitizing processes and their impact on the target audience in terms of security perception and understanding. Donatella has a background in political science, international relations and European studies; she has completed a BA and two MAs at the University of Catania in Italy and the Belgian Université de Liège. After graduation, she chose the Prague-based think tank Schola Empirica for her Erasmus traineeship mobility, at the end of which she was offered a position as Project Manager. She is currently responsible for organizing the institute’s annual academic events and the administrative coordination of a Czech research project funded by the European Commission.

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Donatella Bonansinga

Donatella Bonansinga

Deputy Editor-in-Chief, A Different View

Georgios Anagnostopoulos

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Georgios is an undergraduate student (BA, '19) at The George Washington University in Washington, DC. He is double majoring in International Affairs and Economics with a minor in Geography. His academic interests include European integration, human rights, immigration policy and climate change resilience. He hopes to pursue a career in public policy.

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Georgios Anagnostopoulos

Georgios Anagnostopoulos

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