UNU Newsletter on Migration – April 2015

UNU Newsletter on Migration – a quarterly news update from UNU-MERIT and MGSoG keeping you up-to-date on migration activities, events and publications at UNU-MERIT and its School of Governance. Read online Issue 11, April 2015: http://www.merit.unu.edu/migration-news/

MACIMIDE Newsletter 17.04.2015

Please find below the latest announcements from the Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration and Development (MACIMIDE). Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration and Development (MACIMIDE) MACIMIDE NEWS 1st of May: Inaugural lecture “Elusive citizenship” by Dr. Maarten Vink Elusive citizenship Inaugural…

Teaching position – Qualitative Research Methods – UPF Master Degree

Teaching possibilities for one course on qualitative research methods (addressed to students both from the Master on Current Democracies and from the Master on Immigration Studies at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona). The teaching is for 10 sessions of three hours…

Policy Analyst/Senior Policy Analyst/Research Director, International Program at MPI/MPI Europe

The Migration Policy Institute (MPI), a nonpartisan, nonprofit think tank dedicated to the study of migration policies, is seeking to hire a policy analyst, senior policy analyst, or research director for its International Program. Successful candidates will have an opportunity…

UNU-GCM Visiting Researchers Programme

The UNU Institute on Globalization, Culture and Mobility (UNU-GCM) Visiting Researchers Programme gives qualified individuals an opportunity to research topics related to the ongoing programme on Female Agency, Mobility and Socio-cultural Change, and to participate in other UNU-GCM activities. Visiting Researchers…

CfP: Conference Female Agency, Mobility and Socio-cultural Change, June 11th – 12th 2015, Barcelona, Spain

The feminisation of migration is one of the most significant social patterns to have emerged in the course of the last century. Too often, female migrants occupy vulnerable positions in their host societies, engaging in domestic work, sex work and other unregulated…

The Dutch Association for Migration Research (DAMR) – Spring and Fall meetings 2015

The DAMR spring meeting 2015 that will be held at Leiden University on Thursday 28 May. The meeting is organised in cooperation with the Leiden Institute for Migration Studies (LIMS). During the meeting, researchers from different disciplines will reflect on the central…

CfP: Unravelling the Talent Tale: Skilled Migration Policies between National Image, Membership Bonds and Economic Priorities

Call for papers Unravelling the Talent Tale: Skilled Migration Policies between National Image, Membership Bonds and Economic Priorities Keynote Speaker: Peter J. Spiro, Temple University University of Sheffield, September 15 2015. While dominant contemporary narratives on migration and immigration seem…

ENS Conference “None of Europe’s Children Should be Stateless” – Budapest, 2 & 3 June 2015

The European Network on Statelessness (ENS) is pleased to announce its conference “None of Europe’s Children Should be Stateless” which will take place in Budapest on the 2nd and 3rd June 2015. The full programme is attached and can also be…

PhD Researcher (100%) The Multi-Level Governance of Immigration and Diversity

The Institute for European Studies (IES) at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) is calling for applications for one full-time doctoral researcher in migration, cultural diversity and citizenship policies. Prospective PhD candidates are hereby invited to submit project proposals on the…