Dr. Tuba Boz

E: tuba.boz@deakin.edu.au

Dr. Tuba Boz has worked on international and interdisciplinary projects for academic institutions, government and non-government organisations related to anthropological and sociological issues focusing on social cohesion, migration and intercultural interaction. Dr. Boz was Head of the Department of Cultural Studies (2012-2015) in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the International University of Sarajevo. She was Vice-Chair of the European Muslim Initiative of Social Cohesion (EMSICO) from 2010-2014 and adviser to the Chairperson at the Turkish Asian Center for Strategic Studies (TASAM) from 2010-2016. She received her PhD in Communications at Monash University in 2009 where she examined the politics of independent documentary film production and distribution.

Dr. Boz is currently working as a Casual Research Fellow at the Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation at Deakin University and is an Associate Member of the Centre for Global Research at RMIT University. Her research interests include independent media, identity politics, multiculturalism, Muslim societies and diaspora