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.

The Standing Committee Education and Social Inequality aims at stimulating international comparative research on the intersections between education, (international) mobility and social inequality. It combines the research interests and experiences of...

Coordinator

Dr. Elif Keskiner
e.keskiner@vu.nl

The 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 that...

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

Key Questions For what underlying structural reasons did migration research have such a success these last decades? Why is migration so often presented in politics, in public or in the media as a direct threat to sovereignty and national identity and...

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

Christine Lang

Workshop: Researching racism in education

20 May 2022
Workshop at the 19 th IMISCOE Annual Conference Oslo, June 29 – July 1, 2022 IMISCOE Standing Committee on Education and Social Inequality The differential educational outcomes of students of ethnic/racial minority or immigrant background and their...
Elsa Mescoli

CFP_Les dynamiques de participation artistique et culturelle contemporaines à l’aune de l’immigration. Regards atlantiques

Deadline 8 July 2022
Les dynamiques de participation artistique et culturelle contemporaines à l’aune de l’immigration. Regards atlantiques (English version at the links below) Chaire Fernand-Dumont sur la culture...
Christine Lang

New book: Revisiting migrant networks. Migrants and their descendants in labour markets

02 May 2022
This open access book (edited by Elif Keskiner, Michael Eve and Louise Ryan) provides new conceptualisations on the networks of migrants and their descendants in accessing the labour market. Although references to social networks are common in...
Elsa Mescoli

Cultural Consumption as a Driver of Migrant Integration (CUCOMINT)

7/4/2022
The Satellite Seminar Jean Monnet Chair European Migration Studies on “ Consumption of Cultural Goods for Migrants Integration ” (CUCOMINT) will take place online from April 7 to May 6, 2022. It includes presentations from renowned culture and migration...
IILME

IILME open PhD workshop

29.04.2022
We are happy to announce that we are organizing an online IILME PhD workshop on April 29th, 2022, 15:00-16:00.

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