Markéta Votoupalová

born in 1988, studied International Relations and Diplomacy at the University of Economics, Prague and Czech-German Intercultural Communication and Scandinavian Studies (Danish) at Charles University in Prague. Currently, she is affiliated with the University of Economics, Prague as an Assistant Professor. She leads various courses ranging from Migration in IR to The EU as an Actor in IR and Globalization. Her research interests include discourse analysis, international migration, freedom of movement, the Schengen Area, asylum policies, energy policies, state sovereignty, the notion of boundaries, and solidarity. She has also worked for various NGO’s, the Ministry of Interior and the Probation and Mediation Service.

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