MGSoG & UNU-MERIT seminar series (calendar)

The MGSoG & UNU-MERIT  seminar series highlights the work of migration scholars, policymakers, and practitioners whose work addresses migration in some capacity. The seminar usually takes places on the third Wednesday of every month around lunch time.The following speakers are confirmed for October 2018 to April 2019. Speakers for May and June will follow and additional seminars might be added for the summer semester.

Further information about each seminar will be published in the coming months.

To join the MGSoG mailing list and receive invitations to future seminars, or to express interest in delivering a seminar, please email Charlotte Mueller (

MGSoG & UNU-MERIT seminars calendar

Date Time Presenter Affiliation Title Room (UNU-MERIT, Boschstraat 24)
10.10. 12:00-13:00 Katie Kuschminder UNU-MERIT The  Multi-Level  Governance  of  Asylum  in  Italy:  Understanding  Eritreans  Secondary  Movements  in  search  of  Relocation  within  Italy 0.16/0.17


21.11. 12:30-13:30 Magda Ulceluse University of Groningen Title TBA 0.16/0.17
23.11. 11:00-12:00 Ramiro Martínez Northeastern University Does more immigration mean more crime in the United States?

National implications, local findings and some surprising results

5.12. 12:00-13:00  

Alex Hunns and Francesco Iacoella

UNU-MERIT Title TBA 0.16/0.17
16.01. 12:00-13:00 Arjen Leerkes UNU-MERIT/Erasmus University Rotterdam Title TBA 0.16/0.17
20.02. 12:00-13:00 Maarten Vink FASOS,

Maastricht University

Title TBA 0.16/0.17
20.03. 12:00-13:00 Richard Sondeijker IND / UM Faculty of Law Title TBA 0.16/0.17
17.04. 12:00-13:00 Glenn Rayp Ghent University / UNU-CRIS Title TBA TBC