Dr Karen Block is Associate Director of the Child and Community Wellbeing Program, Centre for Health Equity, in the Melbourne School of Population and Global Health. She is also the Academic Lead of the Melbourne Social Equity Institute’s research program, Migration and Social Cohesion and Academic Convenor...
Ph.D. Political science. University of Gothenburg (2018).
Currently, I am employed as a PhD Research Fellow at the Department of Sociology and Human Geography at the University of Oslo where I am conducting a comparative study of employment aspirations and experiences of highly educated refugees living in Norway, Sweden and Germany.
Sociologist and lawyer, professor at the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences. Research interests: immigrants in the labour market, migrant entrepreneurship, educational migrations
Keina Espiñeira is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Department of Sociology and Visual Communication, A Coruña University (Spain) and member of the Research Group in the Sociology of International Migration (ESOMI). She graduated in Political Science from Complutense University and in Visual Studies from...
I am a Fellow for the Middle East at the Baker Institute for Public Policy at Rice University, where my research focuses on women’s rights, human rights & refugees in the Middle East and North Africa. I earned my PhD from the Department of Political Science at the University of California, Irvine in...
Kim Tao is the curator of post-Federation immigration at the Australian National Maritime Museum. Her research interests include migration, memory and material culture in museums, textile histories, and histories of child migration. Kim has curated a range of award-winning exhibitions and digital projections....
Kristina Bakkær Simonsen is Assistant Professor at the Department of Political Science at Aarhus University in Denmark. Her research focuses on subjective dimensions of immigrant integration, as well as national boundary drawing in political rhetoric and public opinion.
PhD Candidate at the Centre for Ethnic and Migration Studies (CEDEM) and at the Research Unit of Migration and Society (URMIS). Fellow at the Institut Convergences Migrations. She holds a Master of Sciences in Migration Studies from the University of Oxford and a Master of Arts in Conflict, Security,...
Laura is a PhD Candidate in the department of Political Science at the University of Antwerp. Her project is situated within critical migration studies and looks at the sociopolitical construction of illegality in return policies and programmes at the EU and NL level. More specifically, she aims to shed...
Laura Oso is a Senior Lecturer (Profesora Titular de Universidad) at the Faculty of Sociology of the University of A Coruña where she held the post of Vice-Dean from 2009 to 2013. In 2016 she received the accreditation to Cátedra (Full Proffessor) from ANECA. Since 2011 she is the coordinator of ESOMI...
Dr. Laura Stielike is member of the research group “The Production of Knowledge on Migration” at the Institute for Migration Research and Intercultural Studies (IMIS) at the University of Osnabrueck. Her current research project explores the trend to use big data for the analysis and governance of international...
Layla Zibar is an architect/urban practitioner and a PhD Candidate in Brandenburg University of Technology (Germany) . Her research focuses on spatial transformations of Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI) refugee camps, in relation with their specific geopolitical, socio-cultural backgrounds and home/homeland...
Lea Müller-Funk is currently a Research Fellow at the German Institute of Global and Area Studies, where her research focuses on migration aspirations and drivers in (forced) migration, migration and refugee governance, and diaspora politics with a geographical focus on the Middle East, North Africa...