Social Media and Communication Officer/PhD Student/School of Politics and International Relations
Tinahy is a PhD candidate within the School of Politics and International Relations (SPIR) at Queen Mary University of London. Her research examines the extent to which the informal process of constitutionalisation is occurring at different speeds across the EU Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (AFSJ). Her research specifically analyses how the European Commission frames key policy issues in its legislative proposals relating to asylum/refugee law, deportation, immigration border management, and counter-terrorism in the EU Area of Freedom, Security and Justice.
She holds a BA (Hons) in Political Science from McGill University and an MSc in International Migration and Public Policy from the London School of Politics and International Relations (LSE). Alongside her PhD, she works as a Teaching Assistant at SPIR. She has also previously worked in NGOs and think tanks focusing on asylum and refugee issues in Geneva, Switzerland.
- EU public policy
- EU institutions
- European politics
- International refugee law
- EU law