Katarina Kolozova, Director
Dr. Katerina (Katarina) Kolozova is senior researcher and full professor at the Institute of Social Sciences and Humanities, Skopje, and visiting faculty at Arizona State University-Center for Philosophical Technologies. At the Faculty of Media and Communications-Belgrade, she teaches contemporary political philosophy. Prof. Kolozova was a visiting scholar at the Department of Rhetoric at the University of California-Berkley in 2009 (under the peer supervision of Prof. Judith Butler), and a Columbia University NY-SIPA Visiting Scholar at its Paris Global Centre in 2019. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the New Centre for Research and Practice – Seattle WA and co-director of the School of Materialist Research (Tempe AZ, Vienna, Eindhoven, Skopje). Kolozova is the author of Capitalism's Holocaust of Animals: A Non-Marxist Critique of Capital, Philosophy and Patriarchy published by Bloomsbury Academic-UK in 2019 and Cut of the Real: Subjectivity in Poststructuralist Philosophy, published by Columbia University Press-NY in 2014. She has published numerous articles, most recently in Philosophy Today Volume 65, Issue 2 (Spring 2021) Philosophy after Automation Pages 359-374 https://doi.org/10.5840/philtoday2021420402. Kolozova has contributed to a number of edited books, most recently a chapter titled “Poststructuralism” part of the Oxford Handbook of Feminist Philosophy (April 2021). She directed a multi-year Erasmus + strategic partnership project 2018-2021 in the area of deep integration of the SSH and STEM sciences. She is also the author of numerous interdisciplinary policy studies dedicated to the issues of “illiberal democracy,” partocratic mechanisms of state-capture in “hybrid regimes,” policy critique of repressive technocracy in the legislation of the authoritarian neoliberal post-socialist states in Europe. Her present policy interests lie in education studies and the climate crisis, as well as the European twin transition, an area in which she has produced numerous consultancy papers since 2020.
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