Nir Rotem

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Contact Me

rotem002@umn.edu
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Affiliations

Nir is interested in the coming together and the changing nature of the fields of international development and humanitarianism. From this empirical juxtaposition, he engages questions of governmentality, globalization vis-à-vis localization, neo-institutionalism, the politics of statehood and citizenhood, the social construction of knowledge, and human rights in today's interconnected world.

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • M.A.: Sociology and Anthropology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, 2015.
  • B.A.: Sociology and Anthropology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, 2013.

Specialties

  • Sociology of Development
  • Humanitarian aid
  • Glocalization
  • Central Asian studies
Research & Professional Activities

Professional Activities

  • Chair: The Glocalization of Development:, "The Glocalization of Agency". Philipps-Universit√§t Marburg: 2015

Research

  • Student Dropout Trends: Characteristics and Implications.: Project Manager. The NCJW Research Institute for Innovation in Education, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem., September 2014 - August 2016
  • Trends, perspectives and challenges in strengthening vocational education in Israel.: Research assistant. The NCJW Research Institute for Innovation in Education, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem., September 2012 - May 2013