ESRC Centre for Population Change
My migration research interests lie in 3 main areas.
1) Estimation of comparable international migration flows.
2) Estimating detailed internal migration data.
3) Forecasting migration, as a component of population change
University of Linz - Johannes Kepler Universität
09/1995 – 09/1998 Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) (BSocSc. Hons.)
University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Note: with Honours Class II Division I (Note: II.I)
10/1998 – 02/2000 Master of Philosophy (M.Phil./Magisterium in ...
Department of Psychology, University of Zagreb
BA in psychology 1976; PhD in psychology 1983
Professor of social psychology since 1993
Work with refugees and returnees (repatriated refugees) in the Balkans; research on inter-group relations in post-conflict communities & social ...
Department of Sociology and Anthropology & Institute for Migration and Ethnic Studies, University of Amsterdam
Born 1952 in Denizli, Turkey.
I obtained my PhD in social sciences from the University of Amsterdam. I am a researcher at the Institute for Migration and Ethnic Studies (IMES) in the University of Amsterdam.
Born 1966, Doctor Political Science, heÂ´s working for UnitÃ© de recherches "Migrations e societÃ©"
Main working fields:
Voting rights for non-citizens
Nationality and Citizenship
Democray and Sovereignty
Politics and Sports
Born 1943 in Spain. Living in Sweden since 1965 and founder of the Immigrant Institute in 1973.
Multikulturní centrum Praha
Education: Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University Brno, Czech Republic
Institute of research on population and social policy
Born in 1957. University degree in Statistical and Actuarial Science; Director of research in the Institute of Research on Population and Social Policy of the National Research Council. From June 1997 head of the research unit on migration studies ...
Forum Civil Peace Service
Born 1977. Geographer. Study at the Center for Development Studies, Free University/Berlin.
Since 2010 Forum Civil Peace Service, 2009-2010 Bread for the World, 2007-2009 Federal Office for Migration and Refugees.
Internships at the European ...
Penn State University
M.A. Indiana University 1994 (History/Jewish Studies); PhD Technische Universität Berlin 2000 (History). Since 2004-2008 Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in the Department of History and the Parkes Institute for the Study of Jewish/non-Jewish ...
Institute for Employment Research
Social Sciences, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg/
Germany, Diploma / Degree in Social Sciences
Research and Teaching Assistant,
Department of Statistics and Empirical Economic Research/Social Research Institute, University of ...
Marek Canek [mise(AT)mkc.cz] is the Migration Online coordinator at the Multicultural Center Prague. He graduated in sociology at the Central European University and in international relations at Charles University. His MA thesis concerned the ...
Friedrich Naumann Stiftung für die Freiheit/Tecnologico de Monterrey
Born 1972; Ph.D. in political science (Catholic University of Eichstaett), since 2001 profesor and researcher in international relations at the Tecnologico de Monterrey; since 2006 project coordinator Mexico of the Friedrich Naumann Foundation; ...
Head of the International Migration Programme, International Migrations and Multicultural Policies Section
Division of Social Sciences, Research and Policy.
Independent researcher, IOM consultant
Boris Divinsky studied human geography at the Comenius University in Bratislava. After several positions and fellowships also abroad (ULB Brussels), he was commissioned in 2003 by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to carry ...
The Norwegian Emigrant Museum
Born 1948 in Norway. Emigrated as a child to the USA, returned to Norway as an adult and settled there. BA and MA in History from American universities, MA in Folklore from University of Bergen. Research Associate with Norwegian Research Council ...
Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Freiburg
MA Social Anthropology, religious studies and educational sciences in Muenster and Marburg. 1999-2004 consultant in bilateral DC, focus on the promotion of children and youth, non-formal education.
PhD on the Haitian diaspora in Montreal, Canada. ...
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
My research is on youth development in the context of minoritization. I study how minoritized young people are affected by their social positioning and the contexts of their neighborhoods, how they make meaning about these, and how this meaning ...
Institute of Migration
Born 1959, Adjunct Professor, Ph.D. Elli Heikkilä is the Research Director of the Institute of Migration in Finland. Her licentiate thesis (1986) and dissertation (1989) have dealt with migration and regional development. Population ageing was the ...
Dept. of Geography, U Erlangen-Nuremberg
Born 1973, 2009 PhD (FU Berlin) in Geography on transnational migration networks of Eastern European labour migrants, 2004-2008 researcher in the EU Marie Curie Excellence Grant Project "KnowMig" (www.migration-networks.org), University of ...
Federal Institute for Population Research
Born 1975, is a Research Associate at the Federal Institute for Population Research, Germany and a PhD Candidate at Bielefeld University. Previously he worked as a Research Fellow of the Collaborative Research Centre "Transformations of the State" ...
Phd 1992, New School for Social Research, New York; Habilitation 1999, University of Bremen; Professor of Political Science and Political Management, University of Applied Sciences Bremen, 2001-2004; Professor, Sociology of Transnationalization, ...
Institut für Sozial- und Kulturforschung (isk)
Date of birth: 1973
Place of birth: Tehran (Iran)
Scientific assistant at the Institut für Sozial- und Kulturforschung. Duisburg - Germany
Born in Teheran (Iran), writer, journalist, critic of film and art;
European University Institute (EUI) and Freie Universität Berlin
In April 2010 I completed my PhD at the Institute of Social Anthropology at Free University Berlin, Germany. My doctoral thesis with the title "Making Families among Cameroonian ‚Bush Fallers’ in Germany: Marriage, Migration, and the Law" analyzes ...
Université de Paris 1 and TERRA network
I am currently Marie Curie Chair in the Centre de Recherches Politiques, Université de Paris 1, Sorbonne. I am also a member of the steering group of the TERRA network (Travaux, Etudes et Recherches sur les Réfugiés et l´Asile). I have been ...
GRIAL- UNIVERSITE CATHOLIQUE DE LOUVAIN
Born 1976. Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the GRIAL (Groupe de Recherche Interdisciplinaire Amerique Latine). PhD in Sociology, Thesis Title "Trajectories of integration of Argentinean and Ecuadorian migration in Barcelona". Has reserched ...
Institute of Geography and IMIS, University of Osnabrueck
Dr. rer. nat, Geographer, born 1975, University studies in Stuttgart and Bonn: Geography, Political Science and Sociology, 2004 Diploma and 2010 Dissertation in Geography. 2003-2004 Visiting Researcher, Laboratorio de Estudios Interculturales, ...
Social Anthropologist, MA
Int. Management Consultant, MBA
Project Management and Consulting: Intercultural HR and Organisational Development, Diversity Management
GIGA Institute of Asian Studies
Born in 1964
Studies: PhD (1999) in Modern China Studies at Free University Berlin, studied Modern China Studies, Sociology und Political Science (M.A. 1994) in Berlin and Taibei as well as Translation/Interpretation of Chinese (M.A. 1992); ...
Ethnic Relations NGO
Born 1953, experience and work on the topic of migration and intercultural life since 1975;
Chairman of the Ethnic Relations NGO since 1988;
editor in chief and publisher of periodicals all published in Italy.
Take Part network
Graduate of University of Wales and postgraduate of Sheffield University. Written about health and safety, local history, literature and citizenship. Fellow of the RSA. Worked in the voluntary sector (WEA), the public sector (Rotherham ...
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Born 1979, PhD Researcher at the Institute of Social and Political Opinion Research, University Leuven, Belgium;
Project: Labour Market Participation of Low Skilled Immigrants Longitudinal Evidence from Three European Countries;
University of Bremen, Department of Social Sciences, Institute for Georaphy
Professor in Human geography (focus on applied geography) at the University of Bremen, specialized in the field of migration as well as in urban and development studies with emphasis also on gender issues; received her Ph.D. at the University of ...
Arizona State Univ.
Born 1943, Professor Arizona State Univ., retired from Universitaet Bremen, visitng professorships: Duke Univ., USA, Univ. of Toronto and York Univ., Toronto; Univ. de Paris 8 - Saint Denis; director Labor Migration Project, Univ. Bremen, ...
Born 1944, 1989-1994 Studies and exam Magistra Artium (M.A.)at Frankfurt (M) University:
Cultural Anthropology and European Ethnology, Hist. Ethnology, New English Literatures;
- work with NGOs, Development Aid Organizations, etc. in Tanzania, ...
Born 1959, Turkey;
Ph.D. in Demography, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia, 1991.
2005-present: Professor, Dept. of International Relations, Koç University, Sarıyer- Istanbul, Turkey; 2010-2011: Visiting Fellow, Robert ...
University College Dublin
Festus Ikeotuonye is a writer, activist and Fellow at the School of Sociology, University College Dublin, Republic of Ireland. His educational background are in History, Integrated Humanities and Sociology. He is a member of the editorial board of ...
Naval Academy in Gdynia
Born 1978 in Gdynia Poland.
From 2008 to 2010 Vice – dean of students in Department of Humanistic and Social Science, Naval Academy in Gdynia
2007 PhD, Modern History and Political Science 2006 Scholarships of President of Gdynia for young ...
Michael Jandl has been working on migration research
in a variety of areas for over ten years. Born in
Graz, Austria, in 1970, he holds a Masters Degree in
Economics from the University of Graz, a Master of
Public Administration from Harvard ...
Obsevatory on Coverage of Conflicts - Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona
Born 1976. Lecturer in journalism in the UAB (Barcelona). Member of the group about minorities and media of the Catalan Audiovisual Council and the Observatory on Coverage of Conflicts.
University of Trier and Faculty of Sociology, State University of St. Petersburg (RUS
Markus Kaiser, 1968, Dr. rer. soc.
Visiting professorships/lectureships at the American University in Bishkek (KYR) and the Faculty of Sociology, State University of St. Petersburg (RUS).
Research Fellow at the University of Trier (D); service ...
Institute of Baltic Studies
(1) 2007 - present, development director of Institute of Baltic Studies. Developing new research/policy analysis projects in the area of integration;
(2) 2002-2006 Hill & Knowlton Estonia, senior counsultant. Dealing with ...
Institute of Interreligious Studies (INTR°A)
Born 1942, Revd., Dr. theol. Studies in protestant theology and pedagogics. School advisor till 2005.
--- Lecturer at the Technical University of Dortmund. Special topics: Religious Sciences, interfaith dialogue and interreligious education.
Research Institute for Vocational Education and Training
Ms Isabell Klingert (M.E.S.) studied European Studies as well as Management and Economics in Berlin, Czech Republic and Chemnitz. She wrote her thesis about the Council Directive 2009/50/EC for highly qualified third-country nationals (blue ...
Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF)
2004: Master in Demography, Department of Sociology and Demography, University of Rostock.
2004 - 2007: Research Associate, Chair of Demography, University of Rostock.
Since 2007: Researcher, Federal Office for Migration and Refugees ...
Federal Office for Migration and Refugees
Born 1968; studies in History, Political Science and Business Administration at the University of Osnabrück (Germany) and Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain). M.A. in 1999 with a thesis on German emigration to Latin America. Member of the ...
Born 1944, graduated as B.A. Social Work (Munich 1967), M.A. Sociology (Berlin 1977). Experiences in migration: 1973-80 consultant for non-european asylum seekers and migrants in Berlin; 1980-1984 Programme Officer at UNHCR Branch Office for ...
University of Education Karlsruhe
Born in Sofia (Bulgaria). 1997 degree in Sociology and in Public Relations and Communications at the "St. Kliment Ohridski" University of Sofia. 2005 PhD in Sociology.
Since 1999 Research Fellow at the Center for Studies on Turkey at the University ...
German National. After studies of Economics, International Affairs and International Management at the University of St. Gallen (Switzerland) and the ESADE, Barcelona (Spain), he worked as a consultant for the OECD’s Economics Department in 2000. In ...
ISMU and Università Cattolica
Born 1957, Marco Lombardi is associated professor at the Catholic University of Sacred Heart, where he teaches Crisis management and risk communication, Mass Communication theory and Sociology. He is the responsible of scientific dpt. of ISMU ...
School of sociology
1992-97: Exeter University, Ph.D. in Sociology
1990-91: Sussex University, MA Social and Political Thought
1986-1990: Manchester Metropolitan, BA (Hons) Sociology & Politics.
Since 1997 permanent Position: University College ...
Institute of Ethnology and Folkloristic Studies, BAS
B.A. and M.A. in Ethnology and History (Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski") (1995-2000)
PhD in Ethnology (Ethnographic Institute and Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences) (2005)
-Ege University, Izmir, Turkey ...
SWR (Southwest Broadcasting) / SWR International / Tübingen University
Born 1950, Studied Political Science and English at the University of Tübingen. Doctorate in Social Science (Dr. rer. Soc) conferred for "Voluntary Rotation: Foreign Nationals Policy exemplified through Baden-Württemberg State Government". He has ...
museu da emigração: comunidades e luso-descendentes
Academic degree License Degree - História, University of Porto;
Master Degree, University of Minho;
Previous and current scientific and/or professional activities:
Position or category
Director- COORDINATOR OF THE MUSEUM ...
Dr. Christal Morehouse is currently Senior Project Manager for the Bertelsmann Stiftung in the field of migration and integration. She is responsible for managing the Stiftung’s integration programs at the European and Transatlantic level.
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, UAB
PhD, University of Warwick, 1999. He has been awarded by the European Commission DG-XII as Marie Curie Research Fellow (1996-1999) and the Spanish Government Science and Technology Ministry as Investigador Ramón y Cajal (2001-2006). Currently, he ...
Federal Office for Migration and Refugees
Studied Geography, German Philology, Spanish Studies, since 01/2011 research associate, research group of the German Federal Office for Migration and Refugees, Nuremberg, Section: Migration and Integration Research, Focus: World Wide Migration, ...
Varna Economic Development Agency
Associate fellow - researcher; Southeast European Political Studies - National and Kapodistrian University of Athens; European Economic and Social Committee - section Social affairs, Employment, Citizenship; Evaluator of projects in ...
AV-Produtkionen Heinz Nigg
Heinz Nigg, cultural anthropologist.
University Sarajevo School of Science and Technology
Born in 1978. Completed MSc studies in 2005. Currently doing PhD in economic consequences of conflict-induced migration at Staffordshire University, UK. Expects to complete it in 2011. Completed several research on migration, remittances, and their ...
ESOMI- Facultad de Socioloxia, Universidad de A Coruña
Laura Oso Casas holds doctoral degrees in Sociology from the University of La Sorbonne (2002) and the University of A Coruña (1997). She currently holds the post of Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Sociology at the University of A Coruña, where ...
Bulgarian Helsinki Committee (BHC), ENAR
Born 1976. Attorney-at-law. Experience in promoting and defending rights of immigrants and youths, anti-discrimination. Litigation, research and campaigning experience, as well in working with youth groups in fighting racism and ...
HWWI and Hamburg University
Dr. Secil Pacaci Elitok, received her Ph. D. in economics from the University of Utah (USA) in 2008, where she specialized in economic growth, development economics and international trade. She worked as an instructor throughout her ...
International Association for intercultural education (IAIE) & University of Western Macedonia
Born 1972, Dr. Nektaria Palaiologou is Assistant Professor of "Intercultural Education" affiliated with the Department of Early Childhood Education at the University of Western Macedonia in Florina
Personal website: ...
Babes Bolyai University, Romania
Born 1976. PhD in Sociology, Romania MSc in Evidence Based Social Interventions (Oxford) MA with Merit in Gender Studies (CEU, Budapest). Fields of expertise: migration, labour policies, youth, gender and Roma minority. She worked as a consultant ...
Harokopio University, Department of Geography
Academic position: Associate Professor in the Department of Geography, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece.
Director of Postgraduate Studies "Applied Geography and Spatial Planning", Department of Geography, Harokopio University, Athens, ...
University of Birmingham, Institute of Applied Social Studies
Senior lecturer at the University of Birmingham. Jenny Phillimore is Senior Lecturer specialising in research into new migration. She has undertaken research and managed projects for a wide range of Government departments, the EU, research councils ...
Romanian Immigration Office
Born 1978, I have graduated the Faculty of Law in 2001, specialized in International Public Law and Refugee Law. For many years I have worked as volunteer for legal counselling of asylum seekers, under the supervision of UNHCR. In 2002, I have ...
IDOS - Research Centre
Since 1999: Senior Researcher at IDOS
Since 2004: Member of National Contact Point within European Migration Network
From 2006 to 2009: Temporary Professor at Sapienza University of Rome ("Migration and asylum in EU policies")
From 2008 to ...
Swedish Red Cross
M.A in Political Science (focus on political and economical transition processes in South Eastern Europe)
2004.10 - 2006.09
Swedish Refuge Aid, Stockholm
Project manager in Voluntary repatriation
2006.10 - ...
Rossi & Sadiq - Social Research Consultancy
Anthropologist (MA Hns.) and Sociologist (PhD). Author of Socio Anthropological documentaries.
From 2001 to 2005 has been appointed as a temporary Professor of Cultural Anthropology at the University of Molise.
Participated to various ...
Arnold Bergstraesser Institute for socio-cultural research, Freiburg
Study of Political Science and (New and Recent) History at
Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg; Masters Degree
Exchange student at the University of Sydney, Australia
Emphasis on Asian History and ...
Co-Director of Social Policy Research Centre, School of Health and Social Sciences, Middlesex University, Hendon Campus, NW4 4BT.
Bachelor of Social Science, (1986)
Masters in Sociology, (1987)
National University of Ireland, Ph.D. in Sociology ...
University of Bremen; Jean Monnet Centre of European Studies
Fellow at the Jean Monnet Centre of the University of Bremen (since 2004); visiting professor for Sociology, Integrated European Studie, University of Bremen Winter 2006 – 2007; visiting Professor for Sociology and Family Demography, University of ...
Cultural Mobilities Research (CuMoRe)
2012- Research Professor, Faculty of Social Sciences, U. of Leuven
2008-2014 Research Fellow of the Research Foundation Flanders (FWO)
2008-2011 Visiting Research Associate, Centre for Tourism and Cultural Change, ...
Network Migration in Europe
Ph.D. on migration and politics in German history, Humboldt University Berlin; international consulting agency in the field of education, migration, interethnic conflicts, peacebuilding, youth, human rights; 2000-2003: Programm Director at the ...
Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Science, Department of Social Geography and Regional Development
Education and Qualifications
2006 – Present
Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Science, Social Geography and Regional Development; thesis: The Analysis of French Immigration Policy on Different Levels and its Possible ...
Queen Mary University of London
Dr. Prakash Shah is a Senior Lecturer at the School of Law, Queen Mary, University of London. His specialist areas include ethnic minorities and diasporas in law, religion and law, immigration, refugee and nationality law and comparative law and ...
West University of Timisoara, Jean Monnet European Centre of Excellence
August 2006 - Intensive Summer Programme of the European Doctorate on Migration, Diversity and Identities (EDMIDI) – "Theories of International Migration", The Centre for Ethnic and Migration Studies (CEDEM), ...
Regent´s Centre for Transnational Studies
Ibrahim Sirkeci is Professor of Transnational Studies and Marketing at Regent´s College London and Director of Regent´s Centre for Transnational Studies. (BA in Political Science, Bilkent University; PhD in Human Geography, University of Sheffield). ...
European Civic Education Foundation
MBA (Tourism), Entrepreneur,
Civic Education Expert (grad.)
Founder of "European Civic Education Foundation"
European Civic Education Foundation
MSc.(grad. in civic edcuation), Founder of "European Civic Education Foundation"
Centre for Migration Research, Warsaw University
Dariusz Stola is a historian and political scientist with extensive experience in research, teaching and academic management. He is fellow at the Center for Migration Research, Warsaw University, and at the Institute of Political Studies; professor ...
Born 1975, PhD in Sociology, University of Osnabrück, Osnabrück; Guest Fellow (Universität Osnabrück, Institut für Migrationsforschung und Interkulturelle Studien (IMIS)); Master of Science in Sociology and Bachelor of Arts in Statistics, Middle ...
Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main
2005-2009: PhD, Department of Sociology, University of Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom
Dissertation title: Constructing a Refugee:
The State, NGOs and Gendered Experiences of Asylum in the Czech Republic
2003-2005: MA ...
Kamut - Kansalliset maahanmuuttajat ry
Born 1976 in Romania, Lecturer in Intercultural Communication at Västra Nylands folkhögskola in Karjaa, Finland. He has researched and written about cultural diversity policies in the workplace, the need for multicultural skills in education, ...
Estonian Migration Foundation
Ede Teinbas (maiden name Jaanso) did her bachelor studies in the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration of Tartu University and obtained her M.A. from the Baltic Sea School of the Humboldt University in Berlin. She wrote her ...
Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon
Nina Clara Tiesler, born 18th May 1968, Dr. phil. in Comparative Studies of Religion (with co-supervision in Sociology, University of Hannover, Germany, 2004), is a Research Fellow at the Institute of Social Sciences at the University of Lisbon ...
Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP)
Born 1968, Anna Triandafyllidou is Assistant Professor at the Democritus University of Thrace, Greece. She is also Senior Research Fellow at the Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) in Athens. She has been a Fellow at the ...
Soros Foundation Romania
Sociologist, currently working as Research Coodinator of the Department Migration and Development of the Soros Foundation Romania, member of the Soros Foundations Network. In this capacity I coordinated various researches on different ...
University of Bucharest
Born in 1978, studied gender and migration at the University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland (PhD, 2008), currently postdoc researcher at the University of Bucharest and research fellow at the Research Institute for the Quality of Life, Romanian Academy ...
University of Bremen, Network Migration in Europe
Dr. Dita Vogel works as senior researcher at the University of Bremen in the area of Intercultural Education since 2012, and as consultant and trainer in the Network Migration in Europe e.V. since 2011, realising projects on behalf of ...
Federal Office for Migration and Refugees
Born 1947, Chief Chief Economist and Head of Economic Research on Migration and Integration at the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees;
Experience in short- and long-term causes and impacts of migration on the business cycle, economic ...
Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Vienna
Researcher and lecturer at the Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Vienna
Institute of American Studies and Polish Diaspora, Jagiellonian University, Rynek Gl. 34 31-010 Krakow, Poland
1981 Ph.D. Jagiellonian University (Return Migration from the United States to Poland after World War I: 1919?1924); 1989 habilitation; 1995, June full professorship in history
1991-1997, 1998 - 2005 head of the History Department of ...
South-East European Research Centre (SEERC)
Ph.D. Candidate, under the doctoral programme of the University of Sheffield, Sheffield, U.K. and the South-East European Research Centre, Thessaloniki, Greece.Project Theme: The post-1990s migration flows from the Balkans as a ‘force’ in the ...
University of Helsinki, Department of Geography
Born 1975, Saara Yousfi is Post Doctoral researcher at Department of Geosciences and Geogpraphy, University of Helsinki and GIS planner at HSY Helsinki Region Environmental Services Authority, Finland.
Her Master thesis was at the field of regional ...
West University Timisoara, Romania, Intercultural Institute Timisoara, Association for the Promotion of Women in Romania
I am a lecturer in German, British and American Studies and in Human Rights.
My professional work includes my PhD, two MAs in Gender and Human Rights studies. I have completed field work on the topic of human rights issues at the "International ...