Siniša Malešević is a Full Professor of Sociology at the University College, Dublin. He is also an elected member of Royal Irish Academy and Academia Europae (the European Academy) and an elected Associated Member of the Academy of Sciences and Arts of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Previously he held research and teaching appointments at the Institute for International Relations (Zagreb), the Centre for the Study of Nationalism, CEU (Prague), the National University of Ireland, Galway, the London School of Economics, the Institute for Human Sciences (Vienna) and Université Libre de Bruxelles (Visiting Professor/Eric Remacle Chair in Conflict and Peace Studies). His recent books include The Rise of Organised Brutality: A Historical Sociology of Violence (Cambridge University Press, 2017, in press), Nation-States and Nationalisms: Organisation, Ideology and Solidarity (Polity 2013); The Sociology of War and Violence (Cambridge University Press, 2010, reprinted in 2012), Identity as Ideology (Palgrave, 2006), The Sociology of Ethnicity (Sage, 2004) and edited volumes Ernest Gellner and Historical Sociology (Thesis Eleven, Special Issue, 2015), Nationalism and War (Cambridge University Press, 2013) and Ernest Gellner and Contemporary Social Thought (Cambridge University Press, 2007). He has also authored over 70 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters and his work has been translated into Chinese, Croatian, Persian/Farsi, Turkish, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian and Spanish. Professor Malešević has been principal investigator for several research grants, has organised six international conferences and has given more than 100 invited talks all over the world. He regularly acts as an academic adviser/referee for the research projects in the UK, Netherlands, Switzerland, Austria, Croatia, Canada, Israel and Japan. He also serves on the editorial boards of eight international academic journals.
UCD School of Sociology
Dublin 4, Ireland