Dr Luara Ferracioli was awarded her PhD in 2013, working with Professor Christian Barry. Before joining the University of Amsterdam, she was a postdoctoral fellow at Oxford (Dep. of Politics and IR) and Princeton (Woodrow Wilson School).
Her research focuses on the political theory of immigration and the political theory of the family, broadly conceived. Her teaching interests are in the broader areas of global justice and gender studies.
In 2014, she was awarded a junior research grant of 250,000 Euros by the Netherlands Scientific Organization in order to carry out research on the ethics and politics of the current refugee protection regime.