Ana Maria Albulescu

Ana Maria Albulescu

PhD Candidate in the Department of War Studies, King’s College London

Ana Maria Albulescu is a PhD candidate in the Department of War Studies at King’s College London, researching the interplay between local and international dimensions of contested statehood in the post-Soviet space. She has studied International Relations at the University of Birmingham and holds an MA in International Conflict Studies from KCL. She is interested in conflict dynamics and political transformations in the Caucasus as well as the evolution of transnational threats in South-East Europe and the role of education and employment in mitigating their societal effects. In the past, she has worked on education outreach and employment generation projects through collaborations with the Institute for Strategic Dialogue in London, the European Social Fund and local NGOs.