Uranela Demaj

Vice Rector for Science and Research

Uranela DEMAJ is Vice Rector for Science and Research and lecturer at AAB College in Pristina, Kosovo.

She finished her academic trajectory in Belgium and obtained her Doctorate from Ghent University in 2019 with a thesis on language and the role of ethnic nationalism in the Albanian-Serbian conflict in Kosovo.

Her research focuses on the multifaceted and complex dimensions of language and multilingualism in Kosovo and the Balkan at large, both from a historical and contemporary perspective and with specific attention to ethnic nationalism, identity building, and intergroup conflict.

Her work has been published in top journals and publishers including Nationalities Papers, Ethnicities, and Springer.