Maastricht University, Netherlands
Dr. Costica Dumbrava is postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Political Science of Maastricht University (the Netherlands) and the coordinator of the Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration, and Development (MACIMIDE). He has a PhD in Political and Social Sciences from the European University Institute (Florence, Italy) and graduated master’s degrees in European Union Studies (Leiden University, the Netherlands) and Nationalism Studies (Central European University, Hungary). Dr. Dumbrava has been teaching and conducting research in the areas of migration, citizenship and ethnicity from comparative and interdisciplinary perspectives. His book entitled “Nationality, Citizenship and Ethno-Cultural Belonging. Preferential Membership Policies in Europe” was published in 2014 by Palgrave Macmillan. He also published articles in international academic journals such as Ethnic and Racial Studies and Ethnopolitics.
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