Macimide Newsletter 24.10.2016

Please find below the latest announcements from the Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration and Development (MACIMIDE).

Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration and Development (MACIMIDE)


CfP: MACIMIDE Workshop on Citizenship, Migration and Development, 10/04/2017

CALL FOR PAPERS Workshop on Citizenship, Migration and Development MACIMIDE, Maastricht University, 10 April 2017 The Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration and Development (MACIMIDE) of Maastricht University invites submissions for its Workshop on Citizenship, Migration and Development. The Workshop will…

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Call for MACIMIDE Junior Visiting Fellows 2016 – 2017

CALL for MACIMIDE Junior Visiting Fellows 2016 – 2017 The Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration and Development (MACIMIDE) invites applications for Junior Visiting Fellowships. The duration of fellowships is between 3 and 6 months. The Centre is able to cover administrative…

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Valedictory Lecture of Prof. dr. René de Groot (Video)

According to Professor Gerard-René de Groot, revoking the citizenship of Dutch nationals suspected of participating in terrorist organisations is an extraordinarily bad idea. De Groot, a professor of Comparative Law and International Private Law, believes that the bill currently being…

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Keynote speech MACIMIDE Co-Director Prof. Dr. Maarten Vink at EUI Forum on Migration, Citizenship and Demography (Video)

On 29-30 September 2016, at the European University Institute in Florence, Prof. Dr. Maarten Vink gave a keynote speech on ‘Citizenship and Legal Statuses’ at the Conference on the Integration of Migrants and Refugees, as part of the EUI Forum on Migration, Citizenship and Demography.

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Goodbye to MACIMIDE Executive Coordinator Dr. Costica Dumbrava

MACIMIDE recently said goodbye to its Executive Coordinator, Dr. Costica Dumbrava who is taking up a position as Policy Analyst at the European Parliamentary Research Service. Costica has been with us from the very foundation of MACIMIDE in 2013 and…

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MACIMIDE Researcher Irina Burlacu awarded InGRID Visiting Fellowship at Herman Deleeck Social Policy Center

Irina Burlacu is an Affiliated Researcher of UNU-MERIT/School of Governance and an active member of MACIMIDE who  in October, 2016 has been awarded  a 2-week InGRID Fellowship at the Center of Social Policy “Herman Deleeck “. During this visit, Dr. Burlacu worked on a followup project that we developed at CBS co-jointly with ITEM,…

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3 PhD Vacancies: Mobility Trajectories of Young Lives

We are looking for 3 enthusiastic PhD students to join our team of transnational migration researchers on a project called Mobility Trajectories of Young Lives: Transnational Youth in Global South and North (MO-TRAYL) funded by the prestigious ERC-Consolidator grant. For…

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Senior Research Officer and Visiting Fellow vacancy at UNU Institute on Globalization, Culture and Mobility

The UNU Institute on Globalization, Culture and Mobility (UNU-GCM) is accepting applications for a Senior Research Officer and a Visiting Fellow.  Senior Research Officer: under the supervision of the Director of UNU-GCM, will work to secure external research funding, contribute…

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PhD Vacancy: EU Law and Migration Law (NCCR, Prof. Progin-Theuerkauf)

The National Center of Competence in Research NCCR – on the move aims to enhance the understanding of contemporary migration patterns. Transcending disciplines, the NCCR brings together research projects from the social sciences, economics and law. To complete her research team,…

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Masterclass and colloquium on connected migrants: encapsulation and cosmopolitanism (Amsterdam)

Today, every society is just a collection of diasporas. People join the societies to which they are loyal and pay their taxes, but at the same time, they do not want to give up their identity. The connection between where…

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23/03/2017 Conference: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Discrimination in the Context of Migration and Mobility

Conference. Neuchatel , 23 – 24 March 2017 The notion of discrimination is widely discussed in the context of migration and mobility. However, definitions and understandings of discrimination vary as do methods used to identify or measure discrimination. While legal…

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Cities are often the main ports of entry for migration and the location where migration-related diversity is manifested most prominently. The 14th annual conference turns attention to the urban dimension of migration and migration-related diversity. The conference with the theme…

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Call for Papers: American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting 2017

5-10 April, Boston Beyond “migration as adaptation”: A Translocal Perspective on the Nexus of Migration & Environmental Change Session organisers: Patrick Sakdapolrak, University of Vienna Harald Sterly, University of Bonn Session description: This session aims at bringing together scientists working…

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18/11/2016 Conference ‘Dynamic Entrepreneurship in Developing Countries’

Eindhoven, 18 November 2016 More information here. Free registration deadline: 1 November 2016 Many small enterprises in developing countries are true subsistence activities pursued for sheer lack of more productive work opportunities. Yet, there are some that do have growth…

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09/12/2016 State of the Art conferentie: Governance of Migration and Diversity (Message only available in Dutch)

More information here. Op 9 december is het weer zover: dan organiseert de Directie Migratiebeleid, in samenwerking de Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam en de WRR, de State of the Art conferentie 2016. Dit jaar hebben we gekozen voor het thema Governance…

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