CfP: Call for papers: New empirical research on interactions between integration and transnationalism

The 15th Annual Conference of IMISCOE (International Migration, Integration and Social Cohesion in Europe), Barcelona, 2–4 July 2018 Please submit abstracts via online submission form by 6 December 2018.  ***Apologies for cross-posting.*** How do migrants’ sustained transnational ties affect integration…

CfP: Emerging technologies and the future of citizenship

The WZB Berlin Social Science Center, the European University Institute, and the Berkman-Klein Center for Internet & Society Harvard University invite submissions to an international workshop on “Emerging Technologies and the Future of Citizenship” The workshop explores the challenges and…

CFP: Demographics, immigration, and the labor market

Bernd Fitzenberger (Humboldt University Berlin and ZEW) and Gerard van den Berg (University of Bristol) are pleased to announce the conference ‘Demographics, Immigration, and the Labor Market’ taking place on 6-7 April, 2018 in Nuremberg, Germany. The keynote addresses will…

CfP: The diplomacy of migration: analysing external migration policies

The diplomacy of migration: analysing external migration policies Deadline for paper proposals: 25 January 2018 Notification of successful applicants: 31 January 2018 This is a call for proposals for one or two panels on the diplomacy of migration at the…

Vacancy: Postdoctoral Researcher in BAM Project – Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

The BAM Project: The Sociology Department of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is seeking a post-doctoral researcher in the field of economics  to work on the international project BAM: Becoming A Minority. The BAM project (2018) is funded by an Advanced Grant…

Vacancy: PhD position in Social Sciences – Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Job description The BAM project is a pioneering project that examines how people of native descent respond to becoming a minority in majority-minority city contexts. The project turns the integration question upside down and concentrates on how the former majority…

Vacancy: 5 Research Fellow positions at University of Glasgow – sustainable cities in Africa and Asia

Recruitment of five Research Fellows for the new GCRF Centre for Sustainable, Healthy and Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods (SHLC) at University of Glasgow. For further information and to apply online, please visit: http://bit.ly/SHLCjobs. Closing Date: 3 January 2018. SHLC is one of…

CfA: Summer Institute in Migration Methods

17-28 June 2018, Berkeley, California The 2018 Summer Institute on Research Methods in Migration will provide 8 days of training in the use and analysis of migration data and will be hosted at the University of California, Berkeley. Key themes:…

IOM World Migration Report 2018

The new IOM World Migration Report 2018 has been launched: https://www.iom.int/wmr/world-migration-report-2018 The report was launched by IOM’s Director General last week at the organization’s annual Council meeting in Geneva, where it was part of a panel discussion: http://webtv.un.org/watch/panel-discussion-world-migration-report-2018-108th-session-of-iom-council-/5661198002001/ You may also be interested…

IDEA report on Global State of Democracy uses MACIMIDE dual citizenship data

The Global State of Democracy 2017, published by the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA) cites data from the MACIMIDE Expatriate Dual Citizenship Dataset, co-authored by Maarten Vink, Gerard-Rene de Groot and Chun Luk. The dataset is publicly available and updated…