Maria Gloria Polimeno

Conferences/Symposiums

7th September 2019:

European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR)

Transformations of Political Parties and Attitudes toward Power and Party Politics in Egypt under Al Sisi, University of Wroclaw 

31st January 2019:

Italian Society for Middle Eastern Studies (SeSaMO)

Authoritarianism in search of definition: rethinking party politics and the meaning of performance-based policies in post-2013 coup Egypt’, 31-2 February, 2019 University of Turin

17th July 2018:

World Congress of Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES)

'Authoritarian variations and legitimation building through the prism of ‘social justice’. Egypt as case study, 16-18 July University of Seville

17th July 2018:

World Congress of Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES)

Chair in the Panel

Arab Revolutions. What's next in terms of  Europe,  democratic processes and civil-military relations?16-20 July 2018 University of Seville, Seville.  

 

6th September 2017:

European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR)

Discussant

Rethinking Extremism and Violence’, University of Oslo.

Norway

30th March 2015:

British International Studies Association (BISA)

'Between spatial Justice, securitization and distribution of resources: assessing the debate over Islamic actors in Egypt informal areas' Worlds of inequalities 3rd Annual Conference, 30th March King’s College, London

4th December 2014:

The Handa Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence

The Unbearable invention of Al-Frikriyya Da’eshiyya (The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria): dismantling its raison d’étre while explaining the consensus’. The future of Terrorism and Terrorism Studies Conference,, 4-5 December University of St. Andrews 2014, St. Andrews. 

 

November 2014:

Global Insecurities International Conference

Complicating the discourse of Taaddudiya (pluralism) or re-puzzling the Salafi rationale as  structural resource? 21-22 November, 2014 University of Bristol, Bristol

Summer School in Global Politics, Security and Development

20th June 2019:

Barcelona Institute for International Studies (IBEI)

Islam, Islamism and Political activism in the MENA (Lurdes Vidal, IEMed)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fundings received

October 2019:

Fieldwork

Research Fieldwork funded by the Doctoral College 

June 2019:

IAIS Funding

Funding towards  the attendance of the Summer School

IBEI in Barcelona 

Grants/Awards/Fellowships

September 2019:

European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR)

Conference grant 

September 2014:

Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

3 months Postgraduate Scholarship to Egypt (declined due to security concerns)

January 2012:

Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Postgraduate scholarship to Egypt

Non-academic appointments

21st November 2019:

UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Academic assessor in the Middle East North Africa committee

November 2017:

UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Middle East North Africa regional assessor for the Chevening Programme 

November 2016:

UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Middle East and North Africa regional assessor for the Chevening Programme