Recent Macimide publications, January 2018

Salentin, K. & Schmeets, H. (2017). Sampling immigrants in the Netherlands and Germany. Comparative Migration Studies 5 (21)

APSA Migration & Citizenship Awards-Solicitation of Nominations

The Migration and Citizenship Section welcomes nominations and self-nominations for awards for (1) Best Book; (2) Best Article; (3) Best Dissertation; (4) Best Book Chapter; and, (5) Best Paper presented at APSA the preceding year (2017). Section membership is not…

Macimide Co-Director Maarten Vink appointed ROA Research Fellow

Maarten Vink appointed ROA Research Fellow  MACIMIDE co-director prof. Maarten Vink has been appointed as research fellow at the Research Centre for Education and the Labour Market (ROA), a research institute of the Maastricht University School of Business and Economics…

Macimide Research Fellow Floris Peters and Co-Director Maarten Vink receive APSA Best Chapter Award

Floris Peters and Maarten Vink receive APSA Best Chapter Award The migration and citizenship section of the American Political Science Association (APSA) has awarded the ‘2016 Best Chapter Award’ to a book chapter by Floris Peters and Maarten Vink. The chapter, titled ‘Naturalization and…

Macimide Co-Director Maarten Vink co-editor of Oxford Handbook of Citizenship

Maarten Vink co-editor of Oxford Handbook of Citizenship MACIMIDE co-director prof. Maarten Vink is one of the co-editors of the Oxford Handbook of Citizenship, together with Ayelet Shachar, Rainer Bauboeck, and Irene Bloemraad. The book has recently been published by…

IMISCOE Springer Research Series Invites Submissions of Book Proposals

IMISCOE Springer Research Series Invites Submissions of Book Proposals. The RESEARCH series presents empirical and theoretical scholarship addressing issues of international migration, integration and social cohesion in Europe. Authored by experts in the field, the works provide a rich reference source…

ITEM Scientific Coordinator, dr. Alexander Hoogenboom, awarded with ELFA Award 2016

ITEM’s scientific coordinator, dr. Alexander Hoogenboom, has been awarded ‘first place’ in the European Law Faculties Association 2016 doctoral thesis competition on European law for his thesis Balancing Student Mobility Rights and National Higher Education Autonomy in the European Union. The…

Registration Open for Academic Institutes Working on Migration to participate in UN Assembly

Registration Open for Academic Institutes Working on Migration  Last year UN Member States adopted the landmark New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants, which included an agreement to hold intergovernmental discussions leading to the adoption of a global compact for…

National Integration Evaluation Mechanism (NIEM) website launch

How can we improve the refugee integration policies?  The biggest research project in the EU dedicated to answering this question launches its ‘Forintegration.eu’ website What is the eligibility criteria for refugees to acquire citizenship in individual EU states? What is…

25/01/2017 GTD Colloquium: Theorizing Islamic Feminism

Globalization, Transnationalism & Development Colloquium When: Jan 25, 2017, from 15.30 to 17.30 Where: GG76, Room 0.07  The topic of this lecture is: Theorizing Islamic Feminism By Lana Sirri Maastricht University Lana Sirri is Born in Yaffa, Israel/Palestine, and studied Sociology at Tel-Aviv University and followed a…