20 May 2020
A fully revised edition of The Age of Migration: International Population Movements in the Modern World by IMI director Hein de Haas, Stephen Castles and Mark J. Miller has been published!
20 May 2020
Are you interested in international migration patterns, policies and their impacts? Would you like to engage in discussions, debates and presentations on migration-related issues? Do you wish to engage with a real life policy challenge and present your possible solutions? Apply for a Minor in Global Migration today!
29 April 2020
We are happy to announce that the DEMIG VISA database is now available!
12 February 2020
IMI senior researcher Lea Müller Funk has won the IMISCOE’s Rinus Penninx Best Paper Award for her paper “Investigating mobility aspirations of refugees in fragile political contexts: Ethical reflections and methodological choices”.
10 February 2020
NIDI-KNAW is recruiting a new senior researcher in Quantitative International Migration Studies.
31 January 2020
Are you exceptionally interested in social science and specifically in the discipline of sociology? The Department of Sociology at University of Amsterdam has an opening for two Assistant professors of Sociology!
14 January 2020
This webinar will address the impact of climate change on West Africa and will look a migration as a climate change adaptation strategy.
11 December 2019
New working paper by IMI director Hein de Haas published.
3 December 2019
New working paper by IMI senior researcher Sonja Fransen and IMI director Hein de Haas was just published.
Katharina Natter defends PhD dissertation on the role of political regimes in immigration policymaking
14 November 2019
On 8 November 2019, IMI researcher Katharina Natter was awarded a Cum Laude distinction for her PhD dissertation at the University of Amsterdam, entitled "Political Regimes and Immigration Policymaking. The Contrasting Cases of Morocco and Tunisia."
Launch of Robin Cohen’s new book "Migration: the movement of humankind from prehistory to the present”
12 November 2019
On 12 November, Robin Cohen, IMI Honorary Fellow and former director of the Institute, presented his new book "Migration: the movement of humankind from prehistory to the present”.
11 November 2019
On 15 October 2019, IMI’s researcher Kerilyn Schewel successfully defended her PhD dissertation, entitled "Moved by Modernity: How Development Shapes Migration from Rural Ethiopia," at the University of Amsterdam.
19 September 2019
Are you interested in researching political struggles over immigration? Do you want to work at the crossroads of migration studies and gender & sexuality studies? Is it your ambition to become an accomplished social scientist?
New working paper published: "'Supermaids': Hyper-resilient Subjects in Neoliberal Migration Governance"
13 September 2019
New working paper by Liberty Chee was just published.
3 August 2019
New working paper by our researcher Kerilyn Schewel and Asmamaw Legass Bahir was just published.
19 July 2019
Once again, the German Emigration Center Foundation and German Emigration Center Bremerhaven are jointly awarding the Calliope Prize for Practical Migration Research. The award is given every two years and includes 20,000 euros in prize money.
New working paper published: "Opening the floodgates? European migration under restrictive and liberal border regimes 1950-2010"
20 February 2019
New working paper by our founders and fellow Hein de Haas, Simona Vezzoli and María Villares-Varela was just published.
20 February 2019
Centre for Global Human Movement, University of Cambridge 16-17 September 2019