Contact expert

Cristina Blanco Sío-López, Dr

New University of Lisbon / EUI, Institute of Contemporary History (IHC)

Areas of Expertise

Country of residence

Spain

Online Academic Profile

Research Discipline

History

Media

Invited Expert on EU Enlargement Policy at the University of Bologna Radio Broadcast Programme 'Spinelli 4 Breakfast', within the MA in European Studies and International Relations. Reporter for the Spanish National Radio Broadcast (RNE) in Bolivia as part of the 'Ruta Quetzal' BBVA Academic Programme on European-Latin American Relations, supported by the UNESCO, EU and Spanish GovernmentOpen to media approaches.

Language Skills

  • Spanish (Fluent)
  • English (Fluent)
  • Italian (Fluent)
  • French (Fluent)
  • German (Intermediate)
  • Portuguese (Intermediate)
  • Chinese (Basic)

Biography

Established Researcher R3 in European & Global Studies & PI. Associate Researcher at the Institute of Contemporary History - New University of Lisbon & EUI Ambassador.Lecturer at the MAs in European and IR Studies of the Universities of Perugia, NTNU, Bologna, Siegen, Luxembourg, Maastricht, Siena & Salamanca, the UNL in Argentina, the UCM & Jagiellonian U. Krakow.PhD & MRes. in History of European Integration from the EUI.MA in European History & Politics from the U. Edinburgh & BA in History from the U. Salamanca.Visiting Researcher at U. Heidelberg, FUB, GWU, BKVGE & NASA's 'Space Exploration Studies and Astronaut Training Programme'.Previous work experience: Research Project Director (FP7, EU Jean Monnet, Erasmus+) at the Luxembourg Ministry of Research; European Commission ELARG DG; US Congress; Research & Academic Associate (FP6) at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies (RSCAS); EP Researcher - '50 Years of History of the EP' project and taught European Studies for U. Georgetown.FAEY 'European Research and Mobility Award' & EUI-RSCAS Global Governance Programme Network Member.Areas: European Studies, EU Enlargement & IR, Comparative Regional Integration, Political Communication, Time Perception, Oral History, CDA & DH, from an interdisciplinary, comparative and global perspective.