Migration &: The Depth and Breadth of Migration Studies
What do we consider a migrant? What drives migration? And how does migration interact with other areas? These are topics Prof. dr. Siegel covered in her inaugural lecture in June 2017.
Prof. dr. Melissa Siegel
Professor Siegel was appointed Professor of Migration Studies at Maastricht University in August 2016. She leads the Migration and Development research theme at UNU-MERIT and its School of Governance. Prof. Siegel is also Co-Director and head of the Migration and Development research theme of the Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration and Development (MACIMIDE), the Coordinator of the UNU Migration Network and a board member of the Hague Process on Refugees and Migration. She is also part of Expertise centre ITEM’s Scientific board regarding the topic of migration studies and coordinates the ITEM PhD-research project ‘Understanding the decision of international migrants to stay or leave the Euroregion’.
Watch the video of her inaugural lecture below or click here.