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Dr. Veronika Zablotsky

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Institut / Einrichtungen:

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin

Adresse
Habelschwerdter Allee 30
14195 Berlin

Aktuelle Funktionen und Aufgabenbereiche

Wissenschaftliche MitarbeiterIn im Rahmen des BUA-Projekts "Transforming Solidarities"

Vita

Werdegang

Seit 01/2020 Postdoctoral Scholar, UCLA Luskin Institute on Inequality and Democracy, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA
Seit 09/2019 Research Affiliate, International Solidarity Action Research Network (ISARN), City University of New York (CUNY), New York City, USA & The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Kanada
WiSe 2019 Visiting Scholar, Department of Political Science, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, USA (auf Einladung von James Martel)

06/2019

Ph.D. University of California, Santa Cruz, Department of Feminist Studies, Emphasis in Critical Race & Ethnic Studies, Politics, and History of Consciousness (Disputation, 15. Mai 2019)

Dissertation: Governing Armenia: The Politics of Development and the Making of Global Diaspora

WiSe 2017 Visiting Scholar, The Harriman Institute for Russian, Eurasian, and East European Studies, Columbia University, New York City, USA
WiSe 2016 Research Fellow, Political Science and International Affairs Program, American University of Armenia (AUA), Jerewan, Armenien
06/2015 Qualifikationsexamen (Advancement to Ph.D. Candidacy with Honors), Department of Feminist Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz, USA 
12/2012

Diplom-Politologin, Otto-Suhr-Institut für PolitikwissenschaftFreie Universität Berlin, Abschlussnote: 1,1

Titel: Die Diasporisierung des „Anderen“ in deutschen Erinnerungslandschaften: Zur Konstruktion Jüdischer Differenz in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland seit 1990 

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeit

WiSe 2019 Research Associate, Prof. Gina Dent & Prof. Emerita Angela Y. Davis
2018-19

Principal Investigator, „Assessment Study of International Graduate Student Needs“, Division of Graduate Studies, Division of Student Success, Division of Global Engagement, University of California, Santa Cruz

Entwicklung, Durchführung, und Auswertung einer hochschulweiten; Forschungsstudie zur Inklusion von internationalen Studierenden und Promovierenden; Liaison zwischen den Verwaltungseinheiten und Fakultäten der University of California, Santa Cruz, USA

2016

Research Assistant, Prof. Gina Dent, Department of Feminist Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz 

Unterstützung beim Lektorat der Monographie Anchored to the Real (Duke University Press, 2021); Indexierung; Transkription von Vorträgen; weitere redaktionelle Aufgaben

2010-11 Studentische Hilfskraft, Fachbuchbestand der Zentraleinrichtung zur Förderung von Frauen- und Geschlechterforschung (ZEFG), Bereichsbibliothek Erziehungswissenschaft, Fachdidaktik und Psychologie, Freie Universität Berlin

Stipendien

08/2019 Teilnahmestipendium, Jahrestagung des German Academic International Networks (GAIN), San Francisco, USA
2017-18 Andrew W. Mellon Public Humanities Fellow, Questions That Matter, The Humanities Institute (THI), University of California, Santa Cruz, USA 
WiSe 2017 Promotionsstipendium, Committee on Globalization and Social Change, City University of New York (CUNY) 
2016-18 Promotionsstipendium, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Portugal
2016-17 Chancellor’s Dissertation-Year Fellowship, University of California, Santa Cruz, USA
SoSe 2016 Graduate Summer Dissertation Fellowship, Institute for Humanities Research (IHR), University of California, Santa Cruz, USA
SoSe 2016 Graduate Summer Dissertation Fellowship, UC Presidential Chair in Feminist Critical Race and Ethnic Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz, USA
06/2016 Excellence in Teaching Award, University of California, Santa Cruz, USA
2013-14 University of California Regents’ Fellowship, University of California, Santa Cruz, USA
11/2011 Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD), PROMOS Forschungsstipendium
2009-10 University of California Education Abroad Program (EAP), Austauschstipendium, Freie Universität Berlin
2009-10 Reisestipendium USA, Deutschen Fulbright Kommission, Berlin
2009-13 Studienstipendium, Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung, Berlin

Arbeitsschwerpunkte

Feminist Studies, Politik, Critical Race & Ethnic Studies, Politik von nationalstaatlichen Grenzen, Migration und Vertreibung in globaler Perspektive

Aktuelle Forschung

Berlin University Alliance: "Transforming Solidarities"

"Transforming Solidarities - Praktiken und Infrastrukturen in der Migrationsgesellschaft" ist eine akademische, interdisziplinäre Forscher*innengruppe, die Berlin als "Labor" der Migrationsgesellschaft fasst. Sie untersucht in den Feldern von Arbeit, Wohnen und Gesundheit die Bedingungen der Ermöglichung von Solidarität sowie die Praktiken und Infrastrukturen, in denen sie ausgehandelt wird.

2019: Dissertation, Governing Armenia: The Politics of Development and the Making of Global Diaspora, University of California: Open Access Publications, URL: https://escholarship.org/uc/item/5g85p0h7

2021: Kapitel (peer-reviewed), Affecting Appeals: Armenian Refugee Narratives in the Archives of Early Humanitarian Discourse. In Evyn Lê Espiritu Ghandi und Vinh Nguyen (Hg.): The Routledge Handbook of Refugee Narratives, London/New York: Routledge, in Vorbereitung

2021: Artikel (peer-reviewed), Ecofeminism and the Decolonial Imagination in West Asia: An Interview with the Armenian Environmental Front. In: World History Connected, Vol. 18, No. 1, in Vorbereitung

2020: Kapitel (peer-reviewed), Unsanctioned Agency: Risk Profiling, Racialized Masculinity, and the Making of Europe’s „Refugee Crisis“. In Krista Lynes, Tyler Morgenstern und Ian Allan Paul (Hg.): Moving Images: Mediating Migration as Crisis, Bielefeld: transcript, S. 189-210

2019: Artikel (peer-reviewed), Intersektionale Perspektiven auf Gleichstellungspolitik und Diversity-Mainstreaming an deutschen Hochschulen, mit Dr. Vanessa E. Thompson. In: Kien Nghi Ha (Hg.): Geschlossene Gesellschaft? Exklusion und rassistische Diskriminierung an deutschen Universitäten, Berlin: Dossier der Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung (erscheint voraussichtlich 2021)

2017: Sammelband, Zwischenraum Kollektiv (Hg.): Decolonize the City! Zur Kolonialität der Stadt – Gespräche | Aushandlungen | Perspektiven. Münster: UNRAST Verlag (Mitherausgeberin)

2017: Kapitel, Nationalismen der Anerkennung: Gedenken, Differenz und die Idee einer „europäischen“ Kultur der Erinnerung, mit Dr. Vanessa E. Thompson. In: Zwischenraum Kollektiv (Hg.): Decolonize the City! Zur Kolonialität der Stadt – Gespräche | Aushandlungen | Perspektiven, Münster: UNRAST Verlag, S. 156-177

2016: Artikel (peer-reviewed), Rethinking Diversity in Academic Institutions: For a Repoliticization of Difference as a Matter of Social Justice, mit Dr. Vanessa E. Thompson. In: WAGADU: A Journal of Transnational Women’s and Gender Studies, Vol. 16, S. 77-95

2013: Rezension, Captive Genders: Trans Embodiment and the Prison Industrial Complex. In: International Feminist Journal of Politics, Vol. 15, No. 4, S. 576-578

Podiumdiskussionen

08/2020: Moderatorin, Webinar Sanctuary & Solidarity: Resisting the U.S. War on Refugees and Migrants, UCLA Center for the Study of International Migration, Center for Gender and Refugee Studies at UC Hastings, UCLA American Indian Studies Center, UCLA Luskin Institute on Inequality and Democracy, University of California, Los Angeles (Zoom)

03/2020: Moderatorin, Panel Feminist/Postcolonial Contestations, Internationale Konferenz Infidelities: New Directions in Armenian Studies, University of Pennsylvania (verschoben auf 2021)

02/2019: Diskutantin, Prof. Dr. Elizabeth Allen, Sanctuary and Medieval Kings, Internationaler Workshop Sanctuary and Subjectivity, University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, USA

03/2017: Diskutantin, Dr. Nazan Üstündag, Antigone as Politician: Gendered Dwellings in the Limit Between Freedom and Peace, Committee on Globalization and Social Change, City University of New York (CUNY), New York City, USA

11/2016: Diskutantin, Prof. Dr. Jin Haritaworn, Queer Lovers, Hateful Others: Regenerating Violent Times and Places, Author Meets Critics Session, National Women’s Studies Association Jahrestagung, Montréal, Kanada

01/2021: Adopting Armenians: Interwar Humanitarianism and the Geo-Bio-Politics of Partition in the „New Near East“, Work-in-Progress Session Migration, Amsterdam Center for European Studies (ACES), University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

10/2020: Sovereign Power and Indigeneity in West Asia, Department of Political Science, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, USA (verschoben)

06/2020 Ecofeminist Contestations to Global Extractivism in Postsocialist Armenia,World History Association Jahrestagung, Salt Lake City, USA (verschoben)

10/2018: Humanitarian Subjects in Neoliberal Times, Internationaler Workshop Sanctuary and Subjectivity, University of California, Santa Cruz, USA

08/2018: Geopolitics and the Making of Eurasia, American Political Science Association Jahrestagung, Boston, USA

05/2018: Eurasian Infrastructures: Constructing a New World Order, Internationale Konferenz.  A Year That Shook the World: European and Eurasian Responsesto America’s Withdrawal, Princeton Institute for Regional and International Studies, Princeton University, Princeton, USA

04/2017: Orientalism and Geopolitics in Eurasia, Postdoctoral Forum Peer Review, The Harriman Institute for Russian, Eurasian, and East European Studies, Columbia University, New York City, USA

05/2017: Colonial Legacies of Liberal Political Thought in the Armenian Diaspora, Committee on Globalization and Social Change, Graduate Center, City University of New York (CUNY), New York City, USA

06/2017: European Border Regimes and the Figure of the „Single Male Refugee“, Sommerschule Trespassing Europe: The Migrant Crisis’ Iconography, Feminist Media Studio, Concordia University, Montréal, Kanada

04/2017: Gendered (Re-)Publics, Grey Zones, and the Art of Queer Heterotopia in Post-Soviet Armenia, Symposium Commons: Public Space in the Post Soviet World, The Harriman Institute, Columbia University, New York City, USA

04/2017: Soviet Vitalism, Women’s Emancipation, and the Fight Against ‘Living Remnants’ in Early Soviet Armenia, 1921-1930, Workshop Gender and Sexuality in Armenian Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA

02/2017: Dealing with the East: Orientalism, Geopolitics, and the Uses of „Eurasia“, Graduiertenkonferenz (De)Stabilizing Disciplines, (Re)Imagining Regions, Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies (MESAAS), Columbia University, New York City, USA

11/2016: „Europe Lets Die“: European Border Regimes and the Figure of the „Single Male Refugee“ in Humanitarian Discourse, National Women’s Studies Association Jahrestagung, Montréal, Kanada

09/2016: English India Company Rule and Diasporic Visions for Armenian Self-Government in Eighteenth Century Colonial South Asia, Internationale Konferenz Armenian Diaspora and Armenian-Russian Relations: History and the Present, Moscow State University, Moskau, Russland

06/2016: Dealing with the East: Orientalism and the Idea of Eurasia in Contemporary Geopolitics, Friday Forum for Graduate Research, University of California, Santa Cruz, USA

04/2016: „As if they were Englishmen born“: Colonial Genealogies of National Liberation and the Order of Knowledge in ‘The Life and Adventures of Joseph Émïn, An Armenian, Written in English by Himself’ (1792), Graduiertenkonferenz Translating Armenians, Armenians Translated: Rethinking Methodologies for Armenian Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA

03/2016: The Soviet Project and Its Others, Postsocialism Research Cluster Workshop, University of California, Santa Cruz, USA

02/2015: Equal Opportunity Commissions and Diversity Mainstreaming: Tools of Non-Discrimination in Higher Education? mit Dr. Vanessa E. Thompson, Internationaler Workshop Difference That Makes No Difference: The Non-Performativity of Intersectionality and Diversity, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt

05/2014: Transnational Social Justice and Implications of Diasporic Return to the Republic of Armenia, Graduate Research Symposium, University of California, Santa Cruz, USA

03/2014: Civil Society in Post-Socialist Political Formations: The Implications of Armenian Diasporic Return to the Republic of Armenia, Internationale Konferenz Hinge of the World: Connections, Networks, and Linkages in Inner Eurasia, Columbia University, New York City, USA

04/2013: Decolonize Berlin, mit Dr. Noa K. Ha, Interflugs Lecture Series (ILS), Universität der Künste Berlin (UdK), Galeria Futura, Berlin

09/2012: The Diasporization of the Other in Post-National Socialist Memory Scapes, Internationale Konferenz Decolonize the City! Dekoloniale Perspektiven auf die neoliberale Stadt, Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung, Berlin