Dr Emanuelle Degli Esposti is a current Research and Outreach Associate at the Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Centre of Islamic Studies, University of Cambridge, where she specialises in the encounter between minority Islam and European secularism. As a Shia studies' scholar, she holds a doctorate and MSc from SOAS, University of London, and a BA from Oxford University.
Dr Degli Esposti's current research examines the public forms of activism undertaken by Shi'a Muslims in Europe, especially those that might be said to be geared towards the cultivation of new forms of minority religious identity. Her research seeks to illuminate the ongoing encounter between Islam and Europe, as well as the evolving dynamics within and between different Islamic sects.
To see some parts of her research you can check a post of ours.