Dr Virginie Grzelczyk

Reader/Associate Professor in International Relations, Aston University

Dr. Virginie Grzelczyk is a Reader in International Relations at Aston University and the Head of the School of Social Sciences and Humanities.

She holds a MA and PhD in Government and Politics from the University of Maryland, and a MA in Diplomacy and Security from Ewha University.

Virginie’s research focuses on security relationships over the Korean Peninsula, and especially about North Korea, with publications spanning the Six-Party Talks process, North Korea’s energy Security Dilemma, Korean identity in the context of reunification and the concept of crisis in Northeast Asia.

Her latest project focuses on the Politics of Toys in Conflict and Post-Conflict Spheres and has been supported by a Leverhulme Research Fellowship.

Location: Birmingham, England, United Kingdom