Full-time faculty position in Migration Studies, Koc University, Turkey

 Faculty Position in Migration Studies  Koç University would like to invite applicants for a full time faculty position in Migration Studies starting in September 2016. Koç University hosts a wide range of departments in social sciences and humanities with undergraduate…

30/10/2015: Migration Seminar “The Inter-American Development Bank and the issue of Unaccompanied Migrant Children from Central America” by Nicola Magri

The Inter-American Development Bank and the issue of Unaccompanied Migrant Children from Central America By Nicola Magri (Inter-American Development Bank) MGSoG/UNU-MERIT in collaboration with MACIMIDE Abstract: This informal and interactive session will provide a brief overview of the migration trends in…

4/11/2015: PCE Colloquium “Post-Soviet Diasporas in their ‘Homelands’: Between Isolation, Integration and Europeanisation” by Christin Hess

Post-Soviet Diasporas in their ‘Homelands’: Between Isolation, Integration and Europeanisation By Christin Hess (FASoS)  Politics and Culture in Europe (PCE) in collaboration with MACIMIDE ABSTRACT: There have long been vocal calls in migration research to transcend the singularities of national case…

MACIMIDE Newsletter 27.10.2015

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 Call for Proposals: MACIMIDE Workshops 2016 Call for Proposals: MACIMIDE Workshops 2016 The MACIMIDE Executive…

18/11/2015: GTD Colloquium “The Global War on Terror and Immigrant Organizational Agency: The Case of Pakistani Diaspora Organizations in London, Toronto and New York City” by Ali R. Chaudhary

The Global War on Terror and Immigrant Organizational Agency: The Case of Pakistani Diaspora Organizations in London, Toronto and New York City By Ali R. Chaudhary (University of Oxford) Globalisation, Transnationalism & Development Colloquium organized in association with Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration…

Stateless Africans a step closer to citizenship thanks to UM doctoral student

Thanks to an external doctoral student under the supervision of professor René de Groot at Maastricht University, the future is looking a little bit brighter for the millions of Africans living without an official nationality. On 20 October, British scholar…

Costica Dumbrava led international debate on the future of ius sanguinis

Costica Dumbrava led the European Union Democracy Observatory on Citizenship (EUDO) forum debate on the future of descent-based citizenship. Dumbrava’s kick-off contribution provoked 14 elaborate responses from political philosophers, lawyers and political scientists from around the world. Dumbrava’s rejoinder to the debate…

30-31/10/2015: ITEM Opening Conference

ITEM Opening Conference Cross-border work mobility, the international provision of services and the improvement of the investment and business climate are high priorities of the European Union and within the border regions in particular. The countries of the European Union…

IMISCOE Seed Funding for research clusters – Call for Proposals – Deadline: December 1st

IMISCOE encourages scholars from the network to explore new opportunities for research, collaboration and publications. Therefore, it provides seed funding to the development of new research (by developing research proposals), joint publications or other activities around specific topics or new…

CfP: “Citizenship in Post-Communist Central and Eastern Europe: Contracting, Expanding and Overlapping” – CEEMR

Special issue of Central and Eastern Europe Migration Review Citizenship in Post-Communist Central and Eastern Europe: Contracting, Expanding and Overlapping Guest editor: Costica Dumbrava (Maastricht University) Over the past quarter of a century, all the countries of Central and Eastern…