Call for nominations – Maria Ioannis Baganha Dissertation Award 2020

IMISCOE has opened nominations for its 2020 Maria Ioannis Baganha Dissertation Award. The Network has awarded this prize annually since 2010 to stimulate and recognise excellent PhD research in the field of migration, integration and social cohesion in Europe.  The 2020 competition is open…

Throwing development money at the ‘migration problem – is it completely misguided?

Siegel, M. (2019). Throwing development money at the ‘migration problem’ – is it completely misguided? Mignex insights.

Transnational migration, health and well-being: Nigerian parents in Ireland and the Netherlands

White, A., Dito, B.B., Veale, A. et al. (2019). Transnational migration, health and well-being: Nigerian parents in Ireland and the Netherlands. Comparative Migration Studies, 7 (44).

Conflicting framings: Young Ghanaians’ and Dutch education professionals’ views on the impact of mobility on education

van Geel, J. (2019). Conflicting framings: Young Ghanaians’ and Dutch education professionals’ views on the impact of mobility on education. Critical Studies in Education, doi 10.1080/17508487.2019.1650382.

Raising the achievement of immigrant students: Towards a multi-layered framework for enhanced student outcomes

Volante, L., Klinger, D., Siegel, M et al. (2019). Raising the achievement of immigrant students: Towards a multi-layered framework for enhanced student outcomes. Policy Futures in Education, 17(8), 1037–1056.

How do refugees affect social life in host communities? The case of Congolese refugees in Rwanda

Fajth, V., Veronika, Bilgili, Ö., Loschmann, C. et al. (2019). How do refugees affect social life in host communities? The case of Congolese refugees in Rwanda. Comparative Migration Studies, 7 (33​).

RECSM Winter School in Survey Methodology

Introduction to Computational Social Science: Application of Machine Learning Approaches to Text and Survey Analytics By Dr Carlos Arcila Calderón From 26 to 28 February 2020, at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain. For more information, see https://www.upf.edu/web/survey/new-1st-recsm-winter-school-2020?p_p_id=56_INSTANCE_J0kvLtQo2Rjw&p_p_lifecycle=0&p_p_state=normal&p_p_mode=view&p_p_col_id=column-1&p_p_col_count=1

Visiting fellows nccr on the move (Switzerland)

The National Center of Competence in Research nccr – on the move aims to enhance the understanding of contemporary phenomena related to migration and mobility in Switzerland and beyond. Connecting disciplines, the NCCR brings together research projects from the social…

Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship in Legal Aid (University of Oslo)

Job description Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship in Legal Aid (duration 2 years) is available at the Norwegian Centre of Human Rights, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo. The researcher will take part in the Research Council of Norway-funded project Refugees and…

Post-doctoral fellowship at the Mario Einaudi Centre for International Studies (Cornell University)

About The Migrations initiative at Cornell University aims to cultivate new collaborations that advance science, scholarship, teaching, outreach, and engagement in ways that generate new insights into critical problems. We wish to provide a stronger evidentiary basis for policy and…