Katsiaryna Lozka

Credits: Eduard Delputte

Katsiaryna Lozka is a PhD fellow in Political Science at the Ghent Institute for International and European Studies (GIES), funded by the Flemish Research Foundation (FWO). Katsiaryna’s doctoral research focuses on necropolitical violence and resistance in Belarus and Ukraine. She was a research fellow at the University of Oxford’s Belarus Observatory, a visiting researcher at the University of Tartu, and a research fellow at the German Marshall Fund of the US. Katsiaryna holds an MA in EU International Relations and Diplomacy Studies from the College of Europe in Bruges and a Master's degree in European Studies from Comenius University in Bratislava (Slovakia).

Research interests:

  • Politics in Belarus and Ukraine
  • Necro/biopolitics
  • Political violence and resistance
  • Emotions in IR
  • Visual analysis.


Seminar: Central and Eastern Europe in the EU (part of the course "Thematic Specialization in EU Politics")