Manuela Bojadzijev

Member of the Federal Cultural Foundations Jury for "General Project Funding"

Curriculum vitae of Manuela Bojadžijev

Manuela Bojadžijev is a professor for "Cultur and Lifestyle in the immigrant society" at the Berlin Institute for Integration and Migration Research (BIM) at Humboldt Universität zu Berlin and co-director of the department "Integration, Social Networks and Cultural Lifestyles". From 2015 to 2020 she was professor for globalised cultures in the Cultural Studies department at Leuphana University in Lüneburg. Prior to her appointment, she worked as a research assistant at the Institute for European Ethnology at Humboldt-Universität (2010-2015). She also held academic positions at the Freie Universität Berlin, City University (London), Goldsmiths (University of London) and University of Frankfurt/Main, where she was involved in the project “Transit Migration” funded by the Federal Cultural Foundation. Her research work focuses on the study of globalised and digital cultures. Her most important publications to date include “Turbulente Ränder. Neue Perspektiven auf Migration an den Grenzen Europas” (Turbulent Borders. New Perspectives on Migration at Europe’s Borders, 2012), “Die windige Internationale” (The Windy Internationale, 2008, 2012) and “Race, Nation, Class: Rereading a Dialogue for our Times” (2018).