The IMISCOE PhD Network forms a network of actively engaged PhD students within the IMISCOE network. In order to share insights on the latest research in the field of migration studies, The IMISCOE PhD blog was launched. The first entry consists of an interview with Professor Dušan Drbohlav (GEOMIGRACE) , Charles University in Prague, the main organizer of this year’s IMISCOE conference on...
IMISCOE is proud to announce the publication of a new issue of the journal Comparative Migration Studies. Based on a lead article by Will Kymlicka on Solidarity in diverse societies: beyond neoliberal multiculturalism and welfare chauvinism , this special issue hosts a conversation between leading scholars from various disciplines and perspectives on the relation between immigration, welfare...
ABS Europe Conference 2016 Differences and discontinuities in a “Europe without borders” 4-7 October 2016 - University of Luxembourg in cooperation with the UniGR-Center for Border Studies (UniGR-CBS)
UniGR-Center for Border Studies of the University of Luxembourg accepts applications for the position of “chercheur en formation doctorale” in the field of cultural studies oriented Border Studies (full-time, fixed term contract). More information: http://emea3.mrted.ly/13i51
As part of the "Migrating Identities: Models, Measures, Institutions" Project", a workshop will be held on the 3rd of June (10am-5pm), at the Utrecht University School of Economics. Invited speakers are Rinus Penninx (University of Amsterdam), Godfried Engbersen (Erasmus University Rotterdam), Brenda Oude Breuil (Utrecht University), and John B. Davis (Marquette University and University of...
How are the Syrian conflict and the refugee situation affecting trafficking in persons in Syria and the neighbouring countries?
As of September 2016, a new master program will be launched: "Governance of Migration and Diversity." The master involves a cooperation of Erasmus University Rotterdam (including the The Hague based Institute for Social Studies), Leiden University and Delft University of Technology. See: mastergmd.eur.nl
Danube University Krems in Austria (near Vienna) invites applications for the chair in the area of migration and integration (professorship, full time).
Milena Belloni's dissertation entitled ‘Cosmologies of destinations: roots and routes of Eritrean forced migration toward Europe’, was defended at Doctoral School of Social Sciences, University of Trento in November 2015. The award ceremony will take place during the upcoming IMISCOE conference in Prague , on Thursday June 30 th .
Date: July 17 – 19, 2016 Venue: Koç University Main Campus Rumelifeneri Yolu, Sarıyer 34450 Istanbul