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Uta holds a PhD from the University of Cambridge, gained with a scholarship from the Gates Cambridge Trust, as well as an MPhil from the same institution. She was also educated at the University of Edinburgh and the University of Konstanz (Germany). She speaks German, English, Spanish, Catalan and (some) French. In 2012, she was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts.
Uta has published research on the conjunction of culture and citizenship in European policy discourse, and the role of cultural practices for public discourses on contested urban sites. In addition, she has contributed to and co-edited several policy reports for the European Commission. She is also a regular commentator in the media, with contributions in Prospect Magazine, i newspaper, the New Statesman, Progressive Post, openDemocracy, The Conversation, and appearances on the BBC.
For the UCL Department of History, Uta designed and delivered a two-part MA module on the History and Theory of European Integration. She also gives occasional lectures on other programmes at UCL (BA European Culture, MA Global Migration).
|2009||PhD||Doctor of Philosophy – Literary Studies||University of Cambridge|
|2002||M.Phil||Master of Philosophy – European Culture||University of Cambridge|
|2001||MA||Master of Arts (Hons) – English Literature||University of Edinburgh|