Rector of the University of New York Tirana

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Department: Social Science Center Research.

Education:

  • PhD in Sociology— University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (USA)
  • Doctoral degree in Political Science — University of Tirana
  • Master of Arts in Sociology — University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Bachelor Degree in Political Science — University of Tirana

Areas of Expertise:

  • Political Sociology, Social and Cultural Change, Democratic Theory and Democratic Transition, Sociology of Education, Geopolitics, Comparative Foreign Policy, Diplomatic Theory and Practice, Modernity and Globalization

Subjects taught at UNYT:

  • Bachelor:Introduction to Sociology, Introduction to International Relations;
  • Master: Comparative Foreign Policy, Geopolitics of the 21st Century, Culture of Diplomacy;
  • Doctoral: Quantitative Research Methods;

Previous Teaching & Research Experiences:

  • University of Tirana, 1979-1993;
  • Institute of Social Studies at The Hague (The Netherlands), 1993-1994;
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (USA), 1995-1998;
  • Campbell University, Buies Creek, NC (USA), 1996-1997;
  • Webster University, Leiden campus (The Netherlands), 1999-2001;
  • Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI (USA), 2006-2008;
  • European University of Tirana, 2008-2013;

Author, co-author, and editor of:

  • 45 books and 100 peered-reviewed journal articles and book chapters.