Faculty of Arts and Education

Centre for Citizenship and Globalisation

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Organising Commitee

Fethi MansouriAlfred Deakin Professor Fethi Mansouri, Director, Centre for Citizenship and Globalisation, Deakin University

Professor Fethi Mansouri holds a research chair in migration and intercultural studies and is the Director of the Centre for Citizenship and Globalisation. He is the editor of the Journal of Intercultural Studies (Routledge) and founding co-editor of the International Journal of Social Inclusion (Librello). Professor Mansouri is a global expert advisor to the United Nations (Alliance of Civilisations) on cultural diversity and intercultural relations and UNESCO Chair in comparative research on ‘Cultural Diversity and Social Justice’. He is a leading research in the University and a prominent scholar nationally and internationally.


Professor Mansouri has published fourteen books, ten major research monographs, more than sixty refereed research articles and book chapters.

His recent publications include: Political Islam and Human Security (2008); Islam and Political Violence: Muslim Diaspora and Radicalism in the West, (2007); Identity, Education, and Belonging: Arab and Muslim Youth in Contemporary Australia (2008); Youth Identity and Migration: Culture, Values and Social Connectedness (2009); Australia and the Middle East: A Frontline Relationship (2011, second edition); Migration, Citizenship and Intercultural Relations: Looking Through the Lens of Social Inclusion (2011), Muslims in the West and the Challenges of Belonging (2012) and The Arab Revolutions in Context: Socio-Political Implications for the Middle East and Beyond (2012). His forthcoming book is entitled Reframing Multiculturalism for the 21st Century (2013). His 2004 book Lives in Limbo: Voices of Refugees under Temporary Protection was short-listed for the 2004 Human Rights Medals and Awards.


YinAssociate Professor Yin Paradies, Deputy Director (Research Training), The Centre for Citizenship and Globalisation, Deakin University, Australia

Associate Professor Yin Paradies is an Australian Research Council Future Fellow and Deputy Director of the Centre for Citizenship and Globalisation at Deakin University. He was formally head of the Anti-racism and Diversity Studies Program at the McCaughey Centre in the School of Population Health, University of Melbourne. Associate Professor Paradies conducts interdisciplinary research on the health, social and economic effects of racism as well as anti-racism theory, policy and practice.

 

 

 


DannyAssociate Professor Danny Ben-Moshe, Principal Research Fellow (Grants and Partnerships), The Centre for Citizenship and Globalisation, Deakin University

Associate Professor Ben-Moshe is a Principal Research Fellow at the Centre for Citizenship and Globalisation, Deakin University. He completed an undergraduate degree in law and politics at the school of Oriental and African studies at the University of London and a PhD on racist and antisemitic ideologies at Melbourne University. Associate Professor Ben-Moshe's two main areas of research interest include racism and antisemitism, and diasporas and identity.

 

 


Michele LoboDr Michele Lobo, Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Centre for Citizenship and Globalisation, Deakin University

Michele Lobo is an Australian Research Council Early Career Research Fellow at the Centre for Citizenship and Globalisation, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia. Her research focuses on whiteness, belonging and the lived experience of citizenship in Australian cities. 

 

 

 

 


CaylaMs Cayla Edwards, Executive Assistant, Centre for Citizenship and Globalisation, Deakin University

Ms Edwards is the Executive Assistant for the Centre for Citizenship and Globalisation. She also provdes executive support for the UNESCO Chair, Cultural Diversity and Social Justice.

 

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26th November 2013