Scientific and research activities

The scientific and research activities carried out under EUMIGRO in the years 2016–2019 covered among other things the following topics:

  • contemporary (after the year 2000) migration trends and patterns in Europe/EU/EU member states,
  • causes and determinants of migration movements to/in Europe/EU,
  • consequences of migration movements for EU and its member states,
  • response of the EU and its member states to migration challenges and problems,
  • solutions to the migration challenges and problems at EU and member states’ levels,
  • EU and national policies in the field of migration and asylum.

The scientific and research activities included e.g. preparation of various publications; editorial and review experience for academic journals and publishing houses; active participation in various scientific events as a speaker, moderator, discussant, guest lecturer, expert; the role of PhD co-supervisor; the membership in prestigious organizations and associations dealing with migration.

    Publications (selected):

    Book chapters:

    Journal articles:

    Editorial positions:

    • The Review of European Affairs (2017 – Present) – Founding Editor and Deputy of Editor in Chief
    • Studii Europene/ European Studies (2015 – Present) – Co-president of the Scientific Committee
    • Eurolimes (2015 – Present) – Member of the Editorial Board
    • Studia Europejskie/ Studies in European Affairs (2018, vol. 22(4)) – Guest Editor
    • Yearbook of Polish European Studies. (2016, vol. 19) – Thematic Editor
    • Yearbook of the Institute of East-Central Europe/ Rocznik Instytutu Europy Środkowo-Wschodniej (2017, vol. 15(3), “Minorities, diasporas, refugees in contemporary Europe”) – Guest Editor
    • International Migration (2019, Special Section "Managing International Migration: Rethinking Transaction Costs, Red Tape, and Their Impact") – Guest Editor 
    • Sustainability (2019, Special Issue “Integrated Migration Management, ICTs' enhanced Responses and Policy Making: Towards Human Centric Migration Management Systems”) – Guest Editor

    Referee for academic journals:

    • International Migration, Central and Eastern European Migration Review, Migration Studies – Review of Polish Diaspora, International Journal of Gender and Entrepreneurship, Journal of Science and Technology Policy Management, Heliyon, The Review of European Affairs, Polish Political Science Yearbook, Studia Europejskie/ Studies in European Affairs, Yearbook of Polish European Studies, European Review, Law and Politics, Social Security. Theory and practice, Yearbook of the Institute of East-Central Europe, Sustainability, Studia Ecologiae et Bioethicae

    Referee for publishing houses:

    • Emerald Publishing, Intersentia, Publishing House of SGH Warsaw School of Economics, IGI Global

    International conference speeches and guest lectures (selected, since 2017)

    • University of Bari Aldo Moro – Italy (June 2019)
    • Fernando Pessoa University in Porto – Portugal (June 2019)
    • Metropolis International Steering Committee Seminar 2019 in Ponta Delgada – Portugal (March 2019)
    • University of Catania – Italy (October 2018)
    • University of Catania – Italy (July 2018)
    • ​Central European University in Budapest – Hungary (January 2018)
    • University of the Azores in Ponta Delgada – Portugal (November 2017)
    • ​Deree-The American College of Greece in Athens – Greece (October 2017)
    • University of Nantes – France (June 2017)
    • Middlesex University London – the UK (February 2017)
    • ​Deree-The American College of Greece in Athens – Greece (February 2017)

    PhD Candidate Supervision

    • co-supervisor of PhD thesis “Member States contribution to refugee protection provision in the EU: A public goods perspective” by Diego Caballero Velez, University of Pisa
    • co-supervisor of PhD thesis “Włoska polityka migracyjna w dobie kryzysu migracyjnego w latach 2014-2018” by Magdalena Rozenek, SGH Warsaw School of Economics

    Membership as an migration expert in associations/ organizations/ networks:

    • a member and secretary-general of the Board of the Polish European Community Studies Association (PECSA)
    • a member of the Board of the Research Committee RC46 "Migration and Citizenship" of the International Political Science Association (IPSA)
    • a member of the Steering Committee of the International Metropolis Project
    • a member of the interdisciplinary research network in the field of International Migration, Integration and Social Cohesion in Europe (IMISCOE)
    • a member of the International Association for the Study of Forced Migration (IASFM)
    • a member of the Academic Association for Contemporary European Studies (UACES)
    • a member of the Team Europe network of the European Commission Representation in Poland
    • a member of the Jean Monnet Community (JMC)