University of Tilburg
Stefania Milan holds a Ph.D. in Political and Social Sciences from the European University Institute, and is a Research Fellow at the Centre for Media and Communication Studies at the Central European University (CEU) in Budapest. She has been teaching at the CEU and at the University of Lucerne, in Switzerland, where she was awarded the Excellent Teaching (“Hervorragende Lehre”) title in 2009. She has contributed to many academic journals, writing on citizens’ participation in multilevel governance, social movements, and grassroots media. Stefania is also a freelance journalist and member of the UK National Union of Journalists.
In 2009-2010, Stefania Milan was a a member of the EUDO CITIZENSHIP team in charge of coordinating the consortium and managing the website.
Stefania Milan is now an Assistant Professor of Data Journalism at the University of Tilburg, the Netherlands, and a fellow at the Citizen Lab, Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto, Canada.
In December 2014, Stefania was awarded a Starting Grant of the European Research Council (ERC) to study ‘Data activism: The politics of big data according to civil society’.
Farewell and good luck to Stefania
Rainer Bauböck (project director)