Standing Committees

Standing Committees involve research clusters that have been established for a longer period of time, and have a broad programme of activities and a broad audience that they serve within IMISCOE.

Education has been one of the earliest topics dealt with comparatively across countries in the IMISCOE network. The Standing Committee aims at stimulating international comparative research on the intersections between education, (international)...

Coordinator

Dr. Elif Keskiner
e.keskiner@vu.nl

The new Standing Committee “Gender and Sexuality in Migration Research” (GenSeM) brings together and supports IMISCOE-affiliated scholars whose research focuses on the areas of gender, sexuality and migration. GenSeM wants to create an infrastructure...

Coordinator

Sarah Scuzzarello
S.Scuzzarello@sussex.ac.uk

The center of the focus of the IILME Standing Committee are the links between increasing migration, labour market dynamics and access to welfare resources. These are central to the discourse on both immigration and integration policies of newly arrived...

Coordinator

Anders Neergaard
Neergaard

The Standing Committee Meth@Mig provides a forum for discussing methodological approaches and tools in migration research and assessing the best options available for tackling manifold methodological challenges. The Standing Committee takes on a...

Coordinator

Justyna Salamońska
jj.salamonska@uw.edu.pl

The objective of the Standing Committee on Migrant Transnationalism (MITRA) is to provide an arena within IMISCOE for exchange on migrant transnationalism. The transnational turn was an innovation in migration studies and offered a new perspective for...

Coordinator

Marta Bivand Erdal
marta@prio.org

The Migration, Citizenship and Political Participation Standing Committee (MIGCITPOL) offers a unique forum to researchers working in the fields of migrants’ access to citizenship and political participation in sending and receiving societies....

Coordinator

Gianni d’Amato
Gianni.damato@unine.ch

The Migration Politics and Governance (MigPoG) Standing Committee (SC) takes a broad and comprehensive approach to the study of migration policy, one which aims at promoting dialogue between scholars focusing on the politics and governance of migration....

Coordinator

Tiziana Caponio
tiziana.caponio@eui.eu

In 2010, when then the Research initiative ‘Ageing Migrants’ started its activity, this was a little studied topic. The research projects conducted by members of the group and the publications have been growing along with the development of our network...

Coordinator

Tineke Fokkema
fokkema@nidi.nl

Given the growth, relevance and responsibility of migration studies, the overall aim of this standing committee is to push forward a reflexive (and self-reflexive) perspective. Investigating on how this field has emerged as well as promoting reflexivity...

Coordinator

Anna-Lisa Müller
reflexstudies@uni-osnabrueck.de

DIVCULT aims to better understand the relevance of arts and culture in the theoretical and policy debates about immigrant incorporation and diversity in Europe and beyond. Over the last years, artistic activities have found increasing interest among...

Coordinator

Marco Martiniello
M.Martiniello@uliege.be

Standing Committees News

Elsa Mescoli

Special REMI issue Music, Dance and (Trans)nationalisms online

29/6/2020
Revue Européenne des Migrations Internationales (REMI), New publication (in French) edited by Alice Aterianus-Owanga , Elina Djebbari and Monika Salzbrunn, available at: https://journals.openedition.org/remi/13169 .
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Kick-off Workshop @ Neuchâtel

23 June 2020
On 24 January, 2020, 34 migration researchers from all over Europe gathered in Neuchâtel, Switzerland, for the kickoff-workshop of IMISCOE’s Standing Committee “Reflexive Migration Studies”. The objective of the workshop was not only to get to know each...

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Elsa Mescoli

DIVCULT slots at IMISCOE online conference 2020

19 June 2020
DIVCULT - Superdiversity, Migration and Cultural Change IMISCOE Standing Committee organises two papers slots at next IMISCOE online conference: "Immigrants’ cultural participation: why and how to study it?" (Chair: Marco Martiniello), July 1,...
Anna-Lisa Müller

International Conference "The Moral Economies of Knowledge Production on Migration"

17 June 2020
International Conference "The Moral Economies of Knowledge Production on Migration: Conflicts, Values, Positionalities" date & venue: 2-4 December 2020 @ IMIS, Osnabrueck University, Germany //further information follows// organizers: Research Group...
Reflex_studies

CfP: The Moral Economies of Knowledge Production on Migration

Deadline: 15.04.2020
In current research about migration, there is a growing interest in the ways in which knowledge shapes migration and the experiences and apparatuses connected to it.

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