Mellon Foundation Grant for an international collaborative project on : 'Religion and Political Belonging;, with the University of Portland, Oregon; the University of Arizona, of Tel Aviv, The Chinese Ubniversity of Hong Kong and Duke University in the USA.
Founding member of the European Consortium for Humanities Institutes and Centres ECHIC
2008 – 2011
"Between Empire and Cosmopolitanism: Europe, Human Rights, Sovereignty." Research network funded by the Leverhulme Trust, UK and co-ordinated by Birkbeck College, the University of London (Prof. Costas Douzinas and Prof. Patrick Hanafin).
Lecturing at Conference "Perspectives on Biopolitics", Adam Mickiewicz University Poznan (Poland), 25-27 March 2010. See conference website at www.biopolityka.org.
2008 – 2009
Coordinator of the consortium on "Media, Culture and Citizenship,” with the POLIS Centre of the London School of Economics and the Centre for Advanced Study of the University of Helsinki, Funded by the Dutch Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO).
Founded the consortium for The New Humanities, with six institutional members.
2005 – 2006
Founding Scientific Director of the Marie Curie (Sixth Framework Programme) Early Stage Training consortium: ‘Gender Graduates,’ funded by the Sixth Framework Programme of the European Commission with seven institutional members: Utrecht, Bologna, Linkoping, Lodz, Ljubljana.