About the team
The following people are part of the 'Food citizens?' Research project. For a full overview of their publications and working experience, please consult the individual Leiden University profile pages.
Prof. dr. Cristina Grasseni, Principal Investigator
Cristina Grasseni is the principal investigator of the 'Food citizens?' project. She authored the project and research protocol, directs the project and supervises the team.
dr. Robin Smith, Ph.D., Post-doctoral Researcher
Currently a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow at Copenhagen Business School, Robin Smith was 'Food citizens?' post-doc from 1/9/2017 to 31/8/2019. She authored an annotated literature review and template case studies, and co-designed seminars and reading lists for the Ph.D.s’ research training. Robin Smith’s personal website’.
dr. Federico De Musso, Ph.D., Post-doctoral Researcher
Federico De Musso trained the Ph.D. candidates in audiovisual methods, co-authored the research protocol for audiovisual media and develops the interactive documentary platform.
Ola Gracjasz, M.Sc., Ph.D. candidate
Ola Gracjasz is one of the PhD candidates in the 'Food citizens?' project. She has conducted research in Gdansk, Poland.
Maria Vasile, M.Sc., Ph.D. candidate
Maria Vasile is one of the PhD candidates on the 'Food citizens?' project. She has conducted research in Turin, Italy.
Vincent Walstra, M.Sc., Ph.D. candidate
Vincent Walstra is one of the PhD candidates in the 'Food citizens?' project. He has conducted research in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
Marilena Poulopoulou, M.A., Project Assistant
Marilena Poulopoulou is the research assistant on the 'Food citizens?' project. She assists with project organization, and is responsible for data management and communication.