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Alberto Ganis
  • Title
    • Ph.D. Candidate
  • Division Social Sciences Division
  • Department
    • Politics Department
  • Phone
  • Email
  • Website
  • Office Location
    • Merrill College Academic Building, Online
  • Mail Stop Merrill/Crown Faculty Services

Biography, Education and Training

I am a Ph.D. candidate in the Politics Department at UCSC. I hold a Master's degree in Media Studies from Erasmus University Rotterdam and a Master's degree in Politics from UCSC. My research interests include sub-state nationalism, regional institutions, territorial and identity politics, European comparative politics, migration, and media.


Currently, I am doing fieldwork in Italy and working as the Data Analysis Coordinator (GSR) for the We Belong project, P.I.s Dr. McKay & Dr. Lopez.


I am part of the CIRF - Interdepartmental Center for the Development of the Language and Culture of Friuli. 

I am also the Regional Liaison (Europe) for BESS, the Black Europe Summer School.