Raluca BejanPhD

Associate Professor


Email: Raluca.Bejan@dal.ca
Phone: 902-494-2094
Mailing Address: 
Room 3233, Mona Campbell Building
Research Topics:
  • comparative social policy (i.e., Canadian, British and EU)
  • ideology
  • South-East European and Balkan studies
  • post-communist, post-socialist and post-Soviet studies
  • community organizing and social movements
  • philosophy of social justice
  • labour and collective organizing
  • migration, mobilities and citizenship
  • globalization and transnationalism
  • refugees’ studies/forced migration
  • critical theory
  • whiteness and critical race studies

BA (Hon.), Lucian Blaga University, Sibiu, Romania
SSW, George Brown College, Toronto
MSW, University of Toronto
PhD, University of Toronto

Raluca Bejan started her position as Assistant Professor at Dalhousie University in January 2020. Between July 2018 - December 2019 she was Assistant Professor of Critical Social Policy at St. Thomas University, in Fredericton, Canada. Raluca Bejan was a former Visiting Academic at the Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS), University of Oxford, UK, in 2016 and 2018.

In 2018 Raluca co-directed a documentary film on the Greek Refugees crisis, titled Trace. It was filmed on the islands of Lesvos, Chios, Samos, and in Athens, Greece. Trace won Best Feature Documentary at the Santorini Film Festival in 2019. 

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