Mgr. Petra Ezzeddine, Ph.D.

Petra EZZEDDINE, assistant professor

Department of General Anthropology

Department of Gender Studies

Research Areas

  • Socio-Cultural Anthropology


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Contact Information and Office Hours

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Work Experience

  • 2012–present: Expert on Equal Opportunisties, Association for Integration and Migration Prague

  • 2002–present: Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Humanities, Charles University, Prague

  • 2014–2018: CIEE Study Abroad Prague: lecturer in programme for visiting US students (course Migration and Mobility in CEE)

  • 2003–2004: Research Coordinator, International Organization for Migration, Prague (IOM Prague)

  • 1999–2002: Assistant Professor, Institute of Jewish Studies, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia


  • 2011: PhD. in Anthropology, Faculty of Humanities, Charles University

  • 2005: Visiting Researcher (summer semester), Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main, Fachbereich Gesellschaftswissenschaften, Institut für Soziologie (tutor Dr.Lena Inowlocki)

  • 1999: MA in Ethnology and Aesthetics, Faculty of Philosophy, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia


  • 2010: Erste Fellowship for Social Scientists-Generations in Dialogue: project Ageing, Care and Migration, Erste Foundation, Vienna

  • 2007: Sasakawa Scholarship for Young Leaders (research on Ukrainian transnational mothers in the Czech Republic)

  • 2000–2001: Visiting Research Student, Rothberg International School, Hebrew University Jerusalem, Israel, tutor prof. Harvey Goldberg, Department of Anthropology and Sociology


  • 2020–present: member and co-leader of the international research network EUROCare

  • 2019–present: member of the evaluation team at the Charles University Research Foundation (GAUK)

  • 2019–present: member of the research network State and Care (University of Vienna)

  • 2016–present: member of the editorial board Gender/rovné příležitosti/výzkum

  • 2012–present: member of Domestic Work Research Network(DW-RN)

  • 2014–2017: member of the board of Czech Association for Social Anthropology CASA

  • 2012–2015: member of editorial board: Journal for Social Science Human Affairs (published by Springer)

  • 2012-2014: member of editorial board: Journal for Social and Cultural anthropology Cargo published by Czech Association for Social Anthropology)

Recent Research Projects

  • 2020–present: co-leader of one year starting grant ACES (University of Amsterdam-together with Dr.Kristine Krause):Transnational care landscapes in Central Europe: Privatization, marketization and overlapping mobilities in elderly care

  • 2014–present: Norway Grants: Women on the Sidelines (research on ageing in migration: female refugess from ex-Yougloslavia 50+) ,FHS UK /SIMI Prague/University of Bergen (Norway)

  • 2012: European Social Founds: Equal Opportunities in Front of Czech Households (research on female migrant domestic workers ), SIMI Prague,

Conference Convenior

  • Geopolitics and Transnational Migration, SOU AVČR/FHS, Prague, October 25, 2019 (research programme AV 21)

  • International Migration-New Challenges for Central and Eastern Europe, SOU AV ČR/FHS UK, Prague, December 12, 2016 ( research programme AV 21)

  • „Anthropology in Action“ : Conference on Applied Anthropology in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. CASA/FHS UK, September 18-19,2015

  • FHS UK and Fridrich Ebert Stiftung Conference on Transnational Care Practices and Globalization of Life Cycle , Prague, October 15, 2010

  • 2nd FHS/ CASA International Conference in Prague, September 13-14, 2014

  • The Economization of Life and Social Inequalities , 1st Graduate CASA – SASA Conference,Telč September 9, 2011

  • FHS UK and Fridrich Ebert Stiftung Conference on Transnational Care Practices and Globalization of Life Cycle , Prague, October 15, 2010

Lecturer at International Summer Schools

  • IOM Summer School on Migration and Development, IOM Prague (Praha, from 2010 to 2019)

  • Summer School on European Politics: „Interests versus Culture“ in Prague (FSV Prague), July 2012, July 2013,July 2014,July 2015, July 2016

  • Summer School on Woman and Leadership, Prague 2011 (University of Indiana and FSV UK), August 2011

  • Summer School on Migration Studies, Bratislava (FSEV UK Bratislava), July 2011


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