Gentiola Madhi holds a research fellowship from Kosovo Foundation for Open Society on “Building Knowledge about Kosovo”, dealing with politicization of EU enlargement policy. She is an associated researcher at European Movement Albania and since 2018 she regularly contributes to Osservatorio Balcani Caucaso - Transeuropa. Previously, she worked as project manager at the Albanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and national programme officer at Helvetas Swiss Intercooperation. She graduated from the College of Europe (Bruges), University of Florence and European College of Parma. Gentiola has an extensive experience as policy researcher in the Balkans.