Researcher Category: Early Stage Researchers Team (ESRs)

  • ESR1 Anna Trimborn 

    ESR1 Anna Trimborn 

    Biography Anna Trimborn is a PhD candidate at Trinity College Dublin, working in the Institute of Neuroscience. During her M.Sc. in Cognitive Neuroscience at the Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition, and Behaviour (NL) Anna conducted her thesis research using brain imaging techniques (fMRI) and advanced machine-learning approaches to investigate how individuals understand other agents’ actions…

  • ESR2 Leda Tortora 

    ESR2 Leda Tortora 

    Biography Leda Tortora is a PhD student at Trinity College Dublin. Her current research focuses on core features and neural correlates of hateful behaviours and restorative justice. Leda received the BSc degree in Science and Techniques of Psychology at Lumsa University and the M.Sc. degree in Cognitive Neuroscience at the Sapienza University of Rome. Furthermore,…

  • ESR3 Anuhya Bobba 

    ESR3 Anuhya Bobba 


  • ESR4 Miloš Burzan

    ESR4 Miloš Burzan

    Biography Miloš Burzan is s PhD candidate at University of Limerick, Ireland. His interdisciplinary academic background combines anthropology, gender studies and human rights. Miloš holds ERMA master’s degree in Human Rights and Democracy from University of Sarajevo and University of Bologna, and MSc in Gender Studies and Social Anthropology from Lund University. He obtained BA…

  • ESR5 Azadeh Nematy 

    ESR5 Azadeh Nematy 

    Biography Azadeh Nematy was trained as a clinical psychologist (BA and MA) in Iran. She continued her education in gender and sexuality studies at the University of Leeds in the UK. Azadeh worked as a psychologist in the mental healthcare system. She also collaborated with several NGOs over the past ten years. Her NGO-based activities…

  • ESR6 Ina Weber 

    ESR6 Ina Weber 

    Biography Ina Weber is a PhD candidate in the research group Media and ICT in Organisations and Society (MIOS) in the Department of Communication Studies at the University of Antwerp. Her research focuses on the development of technological interventions to prevent online hate speech. Within this framework, she is particularly interested in the ways in…

  • ESR7 Eva Nave 

    ESR7 Eva Nave 

    Biography Eva Nave is a PhD candidate at the Center for Law and Digital Technologies (eLaw) at Leiden University. Her research focuses on countering hate speech through standardized regulation on online platforms. Eva obtained a LL.B. in Law at the Nova University of Lisbon, with one semester completed at LMU Munich, a Postgraduation in Human…

  • ESR8 Yuying Tan 

    ESR8 Yuying Tan 

    Biography Yuying Tan is a PhD candidate at the Media & ICT in Organizations and Society (MIOS) research group at the University of Antwerp. Through years of work in the internet industry, she learned the process of product design, prototyping, testing, and digital marketing. She believes that a good design should not only attract, entertain…

  • ESR9 Sama Khosravi Ooryad 

    ESR9 Sama Khosravi Ooryad 

    Biography Sama Khosravi Ooryad is a PhD candidate at the department of Cultural Sciences at University of Gothenburg. Under supervision of Prof. Anna Backman Rogers and Prof. Mia Liinason, in her project she seeks to theorise internet memes and memefication of contemporary social justice movements, and to critically examine antifeminist, online hate cultures and their global manifestations beyond…

  • ESR10 Laura Dellagiacoma 

    ESR10 Laura Dellagiacoma 

    Biography Laura Dellagiacoma is a PhD candidate at Friedrich-Schiller-University of Jena (Germany) and is working within the Institute for Democracy and Civil Society (IDCS)/Amadeu Antonio Stiftung (AAS). She graduated in psychology at the University of Padua (Italy) and gained experiences abroad at the University of Hamburg (Germany) and at University of Helsinki (Finland). Her master…