Rosemarie Buikema is professor of Art, Culture and Diversity, Utrecht University. She is the chair of the Graduate Gender Programme at Utrecht University as well as the Utrecht coordinator of GEMMA, the Erasmus Mundus joint degree in Gender and Women’s Studies in Europe. Professor Buikema was the scientific director of the EU FP6 Marie Curie EST Gendergraduates and is now the principal investigator in the Horizon2020 ETN-ITN-Marie Curie project GRACE (Gender and Cultures of Equality in Europe).
She worked as a visiting professor at the University of Western Cape, the University of Cape Town and the Charles University in Prague. She has broadly published on feminist theory, postolonial studies and memory studies and currently works in the field of transitional justice and the arts. Her latest books are Theories and Methodologies in Postgraduate Feminist Research (coedited with Gabrielle Griffin and Nina Lykke, Routledge 2011) and Doing Gender in Media, Art and Culture (coedited with Iris van der Tuin, Routledge 2009). Professor Buikema is the director of the NOG.