Jelena Džankić

Visiting Professor

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Vienna, Quellenstrasse 51

Jelena Džankić is Visting Professsor at CEU's Nationalism Studies Department. She is Part-Time Professor in the Global Governance Programme at the Robert Schuman Centre of the European University Institute in Florence, Italy, where she is Co-Director of the Global Citizenship Observatory (GLOBALCIT). She holds a PhD degree in International Studies from the University of Cambridge, and has taught and researched at the University of Edinburgh, University College London, University of Graz, and Passau University. She is the author of the Global Market for Investor Citizenship (Palgrave 2019), a leading study in the field of wealth-based citizenship acquisition.  Her earlier works include Citizenship in Bosnia Herzegovina, Macedonia and Montenegro. Effects of Statehood and Identity Challenges (Routledge, 2015), and the edited volumes Europeanisation of the Western Balkans: A failure of EU Conditionality (2018, with S. Keil and M. Kmezic), and The Europeanisation of Citizenship Governance in South-East Europe (2016, with S. Kacarska and N. Pantic). Her articles appeared, inter alia, in Citizenship Studies, Nationalities Papers, and Journal of Contemporary European Studies.

Research interests

  • Citizenship acquisition and loss
  • Wealth-based migration and new mobilities
  • Europeanisation
  • Nation and State-building

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