Applications are welcomed from graduate students wanting to pursue a PhD in the fields of migration, transnationalism and disasporas. Areas of interest include:
- Asylum and Refugees
- Migration by the Highly Skilled
- Brain Drains, Gains and Exchanges
- Return Migration
- The Migration of Children
- Migration Information Systems
- Labour Migration
- Migrant Trafficking and Human Smuggling
- Transnationalism and diaspora identities and networks
- Residential Segregation
- Ethnicity classifications and statistics
- Spatial analysis of ethnicity, migration and mobility
Potential students should first contact the staff member of the MRU whose research most matches their own interests or email geog-.
For further details of postgraduate funding and applications procedures see the postgraduate pages on the main geography website.