Floris Peters (F.W.C.)
Floris Peters is a PhD candidate at the Department of Political Science at Maastricht University since January 2014, and researcher in the "Migrant Life Course and Legal Status Transition" (MiLifeStatus) project. Furthermore, he is part-time researcher at Statistics Netherlands. He holds a Bachelor degree in General Social Sciences and a Master degree in Multiculturalism in Comparative Perspective, both from the University of Utrecht, where he graduated in 2012. His research interests include citizenship acquisition and socio-economic integration of first-generation immigrants, as well as donor registration in the Netherlands.
Professional career history
PhD Candidate, Maastricht University: The Citizenship Premium (January 2014 - Present). Supervisors: Prof. dr. Maarten Vink and Prof. dr. Hans Schmeets
The Netherlands Institute for Social Research (May 2013 - December 2013). Mixed methods research on the background and welfare of marriage migrants in the Netherlands.
Statistics Netherlands (November 2012 - January 2013). Exploratory research on the economic independence of adolescents in the Netherlands.
MSc Multiculturalism in Comparative Perspective (Cum Laude), Utrecht University (2011-2012).
BSc General Social Sciences, Utrecht University (2008-2011).