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​).

Webinar: Understanding possibilities and limitations of data on intra-EU migration

Date: November 19th Time: 10h – 11:30 CET All are welcome. This event will be live-streamed on YouTube.  What defines an intra-EU migrant?What are the main migration corridors within the EU? What is the common profile of those moving within…

21-22/11/2019 – ITEM Annual Conference| Building cross-border cooperation

On 21 and 22 November 2019 the Annual Conference of the Institute for Transnational and Euregional cross-border cooperation and Mobility/ITEM will take place in the province of Overijssel (the Netherlands). For the event and the programme see: and https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/events/item-annual-conference-2019-building-cross-border-cooperation

20/11/2019 – GTD Colloquium: Dr Afua Twum-Danso Imoh

The topic of this lecture is: “Dissonance and Synergy between Global Children’s Rights Norms and Local Discourses About the Transition from Childhood to Adulthood in Ghana” Abstract Much has been written about the dissonance that exists between children’s rights standards and…

PhD position at the Swiss Forum for Migration Studies (Neuchatel)

The Swiss Forum for Migration Studies is currently recruiting a PhD student (50% FTE, starting 1 January 2020, 4 years) to write a doctoral thesis on citizenship or political mobilization related to human migration or human rights. Applicants should have…

Assistant professor public administration in particular public policy and Politics (Erasmus University Rotterdam)

The public policy research group at Erasmus University focuses on how governments design, implement, evaluate and change public policies in a wide variety of policy domains, including migration policy, social policy and civic participation. By synthesizing insights from these different…

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow (University of St Andrews, Scotland)

Vacancy Description School of Geography & Sustainable Development,Salary: £33,797 – £40,322 per annum, Start: January 2020 or as soon as possible,Fixed term for 3 years We are seeking to appoint a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow to work on a project on Understanding…

Fully Funded Harvard Scholarship on Migration

Harvard University (Massachusetts, United states) is currently accepting applications for the Mahindra Humanities Center Postdoctoral Fellowship program for the 2020 to 2021 school year. The fellowship is funded through a partnership between the university’s Mahindra Humanities Center and the Andrew…

Senior Research Officer (University of Essex)

Job title: Senior Research Officer, Institute for Social and Economic ResearchApplication closing date: 06/01/2020Location: ColchesterSalary£33,797 – £40,322 per annum, pro-rata for part-timeEmployment type: Fixed-term, Full-time (part-time considered ) The Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER), at the University of…