Lyubov Zhyznomirska

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Arts
Political Science

Faculty Member Information

Education

Ph.D., Political Science, Comparative Politics, International Relations, University of Alberta, 2012
M.A., Political Science, University of Alberta, 2005

Academic Work Experience

2013 - Present, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Saint Mary's University
2012 - 2013, Jean Monnet Fellow, European University Institute, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, Italy
2011 - 2011, Sessional Instructor, Department of Political Science, University of Alberta
2010 - 2010, Sessional Instructor, Department of Political Science, University of Alberta
2007 - 2009, Research Assistant, Workplace Health and Public Safety Programme, Health Canada
2006 - 2007, Research Assistant, Dr. J. Church, Centre for Health Promotion Studies, University of Alberta
2006 - 2006, Research Assistant, Dr. T. Riddell, Department of Political Science, University of Guelph
2005 - 2007, Teaching Assistant, Grading and Tutorials, Department of Political Science, University of Alberta
2004 - 2005, Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) Researcher, University of Alberta

Non-Academic Work Experience

2005 - 2005, Research Assistant, Strategic Services, Community Services Department, City of Edmonton

Membership

2010 - Present, American Political Science Association
2008 - Present, International Studies Association
2006 - 2014, Young Researchers' Network, European Union Studies Association-Canada (YRN ECSA-Canada)
2006 - Present, European Union Studies Association-Canada (ECSA-Canada)
2004 - Present, Canadian Political Science Association

Honours

Governor General's Academic Medal, The Global Medal University of Alberta - 2013
Jean Monnet Fellow, Post-doctoral fellowship European Union Institute - 2013
Dissertation Fellowship University of Alberta - 2009
The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Doctoral Fellowship - 2009
Edmonton Consular Ball Scholarship University of Alberta International and Edmonton Consular Corps - 2008
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Pre-Dessertation Award Council for European Studies, Columbia University - 2008
Andrew Stewart Memorial Graduate Prize University of Alberta - 2008
Walter H. Johns Graduate Fellowship University of Alberta - 2008
Dr. Okon Udokang Memorial Graduate Scholarship Department of Political Science, University of Alberta - 2007
Walter J Johns Graduate Fellowship University of Alberta - 2007
Long-Term Service and Commitment Award University of Alberta, Graduate Student Association - 2007
Queen Elizabeth the Second Graduate Scholarship, Doctoral Province of Alberta - 2006
Provost Doctoral Entrance Award University of Alberta - 2006
Provost Doctoral Entrance Award University of Alberta - 2005

Teaching: Course / Program Development

2013/01 - 2015/01, Teaching at Saint Mary's University
2010/02 - 2010/03, Teaching at University of Alberta
2009/04 - 2010/01, Teaching at University of Alberta
2004/01 - 2007/01, Teaching Assistant (grading and tutorials) at University of Alberta

Scholarly Contributions

Book Chapters

Zhyznomirska Lyubov. (2008). "Security Concerns in the EU Neighbourhood: The Effects of EU Immigration and Asylum Policy for Ukraine", The Boundaries of EU Enlargement: Finding a Place for Neighbours, 147-164

Journal Articles

Harder Lois, Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "Claims of Belonging: Recent Tales of Trouble in Canadian Citizenship", Ethnicities 12 :3 (Spring - 2011), 293-316
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "The European Union's Home Affairs Model and its European Neighbours: Beyond the Area of Freedom, Security and Justice?", Comparative European Politics 9 :4-5 (Spring - 2010), 506-523
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "Externalities of the EU Immigration and Asylum Policy: The Case of Ukraine", Review of European and Russian Affairs 2(2) (Winter - 2006), 28-55

Presentation

Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "The European Union and the Politics of Irregular Migration: In Search of Common Interests and Willing Partners", European Union Studies Association Biennial (Winter - 2015)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "The European Union and the Politics of Irregular Migration: In Search of Common Interests and Willing Partners", International Symposium Remote Control: The externalization of Border Management in North America and Europe (Fall - 2014)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "Irregular migration and asylum systems and pathways: The East-West European dynamics", Workshop on Global Governance of Irregular Migration and Asylum (Summer - 2014)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "Ukraine's European Integration as a Political Performance", Biennial Conference of the European Communities Studies Association - Canada (Spring - 2014)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "Euromaidan in Ukraine and the European Union - Ukraine - Russia triange: what's next?", Faculty of Arts, Speaker Series (Winter - 2014)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "Ukraine: Torn between the European Union and Russia?", European Centre of Excellence (Winter - 2014)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "Deporting, removing, returning or being returned? States, migrants, and their partners in facilitating removals and assisted returns", Migration Working Group Seminar Series, European University Institute (Spring - 2013)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "Ukraine's European Integration: Staging a play without a Scrip?", Ukraine within Europe international conference (Fall - 2013)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "The European Union's Global Approach to Migration as a Regional Case of International Migration Management Regime", International Studies Association Convention (Winter - 2011)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "Mobility and Security in the European Union's Eastern European Neighbourhood", International Seminar Eastern Parnership: Assessing the New Contribution to the European Union's Neighbourhood Policy (Spring - 2010)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "European Union and Russia: Facilitating Mobility and Negotiating Citizen's Identity in Times of (In) Security", European Community Studies Association-Canada Conference, Wither Europe? (Winter - 2010)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "The Art of Governing Migration to the European Union: In search of Common Interests and Willing Partners", Council for European Studies Convention (Winter - 2010)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov, Harder , Lois . "Claims of Belonging: Recent Tales of Trouble in Canadian Citizenship", 20th Biennial ACSUS Conference (Fall - 2009)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "EU-Russia Cooperation on Migration Management: Tackling Common Concerns Together or Apart?", International Studies Association (ISA) Convention (Winter - 2009)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. , International Workshop (Winter - 2007)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "Governing the EU External Borders: Who is in Control?", Conference (Fall - 2007)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "Immigration, Minorities and Multiculturalism in Democracies", Conference (Fall - 2007)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "Europe and Its Internal Other: Eastern Europe as a Space of Difference and Desire for Recognition" (Winter - 2007)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "The EU and Canada: Common Challenges and Political Responses?" (Winter - 2007)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "Externalities of the EU Immigration and Asylum Policy: Case Study of Ukraine", Biennial Conference (Spring - 2006)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "What Kind of Europe? Multiculturalism, Migration, Political Community and Lessons from Canada", Biennial Conference (Spring - 2006)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "Neighbourhood Policy as an Instrument for EU Border and Territory Management: Case Study of Ukraine", ECSA-C Young Researchers Network Conference (Spring - 2006)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "Widening and Deepening the EU: What Kind of Europe for the New Century?", ECSA-C Young Researchers Network Conference (Spring - 2006)
Zhyznomirska Lyubov. "The External Effects of the EU Migration Regime: The Case of Ukraine" (Spring - 2006)

Service: Professional or Disciplinary

Board Member, European Community Studies Association-Canada Young Researchers' Network (ECSA-C YRN) 2010/01 - 2011/03
President, European Community Studies Association-Canada Young Researchers' Network (ECSA-C YRN) 2008/01 - 2009/03