IMISCOE Web Directory - Sarah Walker
Sarah is a PhD candidate in the Department of Sociology at Goldsmiths University, University of London. Her PhD research seeks to critically investigate the laws and structures that frame the lives of separated young people as they transition to adulthood in Italy. Adopting multi-modal forms of sociological methods, including ethnography, her research seeks to capture the complexity of the everyday, to investigate processes of belonging and exclusion in Europe
She has previously worked as a researcher and practitioner in the refugee sector in London and in academia, most recently at COMPAS, University of Oxford.
She is a Trustee of the Walthamstow Migrant’s Action Group (WMAG), which seeks to support migrants in the UK through promoting integration and challenging negativity.