Adina Maricut-Akbik is Assistant Professor of European Politics at the Institute of Political Science.
Adina Maricut-Akbik is Assistant Professor of European Politics at the Institute of Political Science. She is also Research Fellow at the Jacque Delors Centre of the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin.
Her research interests revolve around European Union institutions and decision-making. Her current research focuses on political accountability in the euro area after the crisis, institutional dynamics and politicization in EU migration and home affairs, as well as European integration theory more generally.
Before joining Leiden University in 2021, Adina worked as a postdoc at the Hertie School of Governance and Bard College Berlin. She defended her PhD in Political Science at the Central European University (CEU) in 2016.
Her work has been published in the European Journal of Political Research, the Journal of European Public Policy, the Journal of Common Market Studies, Comparative European Politics, the Journal of European Integration, and the European Law Journal among others. In 2021, her new monograph ‘The European Parliament as an Accountability Forum: Overseeing the Economic and Monetary Union’ will be published by Cambridge University Press.
You can follow Adina on Twitter: @MaricutAkbik.
Adina is available to supervise PhD students and invites PhD candidates to send research proposals in the areas of:
- EU institutions and decision-making
- European integration theory
- Economic and Monetary Union
- EU Migration and Home Affairs
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