Ioana Vrabiescu

Post-doctoral researcher



Ioana Vrăbiescu is currently a post-doctoral researcher within the ERC project “SOLIDERE: The Social life of State Deportation Regime” at the University of Amsterdam. She was a fellow at the Open Society Institute working on the exclusion of Roma ethnics in Europe. She was also an affiliated scholar in the Institute for Migration and Ethnic Studies at University of Amsterdam and a visiting scholar at the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona. Ioana is a vice-president at the Romanian Women’s Lobby, a founder member of Front Association and the editor of the website Her PhD dissertation on the development of Roma nationalism has been obtained from the Political Science Faculty at the NSPSPA University in Bucharest.