Neringa Mataitytė

Research areas
International Relations

Neringa Mataitytė received bachelor‘s diploma in Political Science in 2017 and master’s degree in International Relations and Diplomacy in 2020 at IIRPS VU. In 2016 Neringa implemented the internships at the Consulate General of the Republic of Lithuania in New York and the Representation of the European Commission in Lithuania.

Interested in the role of emotions in international relations, social movements and emotional discourse analysis. Neringa started the PhD studies in 2020 at IIRPS VU and is working on the dissertation “Emotions as the Mobilizing Power in International Politics: the Role of Anxiety in Mobilizing Society for the Climate Change Movement” (supervisor prof. Dovilė Jakniūnaitė).

Research interests

Theories of International Relations

Emotions in International Relations

Social Movements