Zora Hauser

Student Placement Researcher with PaCCS and the National Crime Agency

Zora Hauser is research fellow at the Extra-Legal Governance Institute (ExLegi) and DPhil candidate at the Department of Sociology, University of Oxford. Her research looks at migration of mafia groups, with a specific focus on trust dynamics and agency in criminal settings. Zora has previously worked in the private sector on countering transnational trafficking and served as an analyst for the NATO Foundation and the Italian Ministry of Defence. She holds an MA in International Relations and a BA in Political Science from LUISS University, Rome.

Ms. Hauser is presently a student researcher on a three month placement with PaCCS and the National Crime Agency (NCA). Ms Hauser’s work with the National Crime Agency will involve helping the help NCA understand the impact of a specific strand of Transnational Organised Crime (TNOC) on the UK.