Adriana Cupcea

     

    PERSONAL DATA

    Name: Adriana Cupcea
    Date of birth: 15th of March, 1982
    Place of birth: Cluj-Napoca
    E-mail: adriana.tamasan@gmail.com
    Mobile: 0040/0741 140 365 

     

    EDUCATION AND TRAINING

    Name of institution: Faculty of History and Philosophy, Babeș-Bolyai University
    Title of qualification awarded: PhD
    Period: 2004-2005

    Name of institution: Faculty of History and Philosophy, Babeș-Bolyai University
    Title of qualification awarded: Master
    Period: 2004-2005

    Name of institution: Faculty of History and Philosophy, Babeș-Bolyai University
    Title of qualification awarded: BA in History
    Period: 2000-2004

     

    PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

    Name and type of organization providing qualification and/or training: Romanian Institute for Research on National Minorities
    Locality: Cluj-Napoca
    Country: Romania
    Position held: researcher
    Period: 2014 - present

    Name and type of organization providing qualification and/or training: West University of Timișoara
    Locality: Timișoara
    Country: Romania
    Position held: senior researcher
    Period: 2013-2015

    Name and type of organization providing qualification and/or training: BabeșBolyai University
    Locality: Cluj-Napoca
    Country: Romania
    Position held: postdoctoral researcher
    Period: 2010-2012

    Name and type of organization providing qualification and/or training: Faculty of History and Philosophy, Babeș-Bolyai University
    Locality: Cluj-Napoca
    Country: Romania
    Position held: assistant researcher
    Period: 2005-2009

     

    PARTICIPATION AT CONFERENCE

    May 28-29, 2009. La diaspora kurde en Europe. Étude de cas: les Kurdes de la Roumanie,International Scientific Conference of the Altiero Spinelli Center for the Study of European Organisation, Multi-level Governance and Democracy in the European Union, Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca.

    November 17-18, 2011. Ottoman Heritage in the Balkans, International Conference The Islamic Factor in the New Geopolitical and Security Strategy in the Balkans and Southern Caucasus, Institute of Turkology and Central Asian Studies, Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca.

    July 2-6, 2012. The Ethnic Kurds from Romania, International Conference Crossroads in Cultural Studies, Universite Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris.

    May 27-29, 2013. Internal Migration of the Turkish and Tatar Communities in Dobrogea, during the Communist Period, 12th International Postgraduate Conference on Central and Eastern Europe "Landscape and Environment in Central  and Eastern Europe: Interdisciplinary Approaches", University College of London, Babeş-Bolyai University and the Romanian Academy, Cluj-Napoca.

    February 19-21, 2014. Ethno-national identity in diaspora: the case of Crimean Tatars in Dobrudja, 13th International Postgraduate Conference on Central and Eastern Europe "Old Rules & New Traditions: Generational Divides in Central and Eastern Europe", University College London SSEES, London.

    September 18-21, 2014. Identity construction in the Turkish and Tatar communities in Dobrudja, Romania, 7th InASEA (The International Association for Southeast European Anthropology), Congress, "Cultures of Crisis: Experiencing and Coping with Upheavals and Disasters in Southeast Europe", Kadir Has University, Istanbul.

    November 21-22, 2014. Turk, Tatar or Turkish-Tatar. Identity Problems in the Turkish and Tatar Communities in Dobrogea,  11th Annual Conference of the Romanian Society for Social and Cultural Anthropology,  Cluj-Napoca,.

    March 5, 2015. Muslim Cult and Muslim Community in Dobruja, National Workshop Social Role of Minority Churches, Romanian Institute for Research on National Minorities, Șumuleu Ciuc.

    April 23-24, 2015. Memory and Identity in Turkish and Tatar Communities in Dobruja (Romania), International Conference Diasporic and Migrant Identities: Social, Cultural, Political, Religious and Spiritual Aspects, Sarajevo.

    June 17-18, 2015. Identity Construction and Everyday life of the Turkish and Tatar Communities in Dobrudja, during the Communist Period, Society for Romanian Studies (SRS) International Conference, Bucharest.

    May 28-29, 2015. Turks and Tatars in Dobruja. Identity reconfiguration and the policy of the Turkish state in post-communism, International Conference The „triadic nexus" at work. The impact of kin-state policies and nationalizing state policies on national minorities, Association of Hungarian PhD Students and Young Researchers of Romania (RODOSZ); The Regional Committee in Cluj of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (KAB), Political Science Section, Cluj-Napoca.

    October 15, 2015. Approaches of the Turkish and Tatar Identity in Dobruja (Romania) throughout the 20th Century: From Religious Community to Ethnic Community, International Symposium Ottoman and Turkish Perception in the Balkans, Faculty of Political Sciences. Marmara University, Istanbul.

    June 2-4, 2016. The Muslim Community in Dobruja (Romania). Between local context and transnationalism, International Conference Second Balkan Studies Meeting. In search of the Balkans: Between Europe and Mediterranean?, French Association of Balkan Studies, Marseille.

    October 21-23, 2016. Islam in Dobruja (Romania). Interactions between the local tradition and transnational influences, International Conference Religious Education between Radicalism and Tolerance, Bucharest University and Vienna University, Bucharest.

    November 9-11, 2016. Turkey kin state policies in the Balkans. A case study on the Muslim Community in Dobruja (Romania), International Conference The promotion of national minorities by their 'mother countries' in Central and Eastern Europe in the 20th and 21st century, Bundes institute für Kultur und Geschichte der Deutschen im östlichen Europa. 

     

    LANGUAGE SKILLS

    MOTHER TONGUE: Romanian

     

    Writing

    Speaking

    English

    advanced

    advanced

    French

    advanced

    advanced

    Turkish

    beginner

    beginner

     

    Publications