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Call for Applications: Research Assistant

The Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility is seeking a Research Assistant for the 2017-18 academic year. The Research Assistant will provide support to faculty and Associate Director of the Institute. Duties include, but are not limited to: conducting research on Institute projects, planning a conference on migration and the environment for Spring 2018, providing event planning and coordination […]

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Director Aleinikoff Speaks on ASIL Webinar

Recently, Director Alex Aleinikoff joined an online briefing with the American Society of International Law, the fifth on the Society’s series on “International Law and the Trump Administration”. This webinar featured former senior U.S. officials from both Republican and Democratic administrations who were responsible for formulating policy and advising the Executive Branch on the United States’ […]

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Call for Applications: Research Assistant

The Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility is seeking a Research Assistant. The Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility provides a space for research and scholarship, policy debate, and discussion with academics, activists and artists around issues of global migration and mobility, their economic impact, political consequences and their meaning for issues of citizenship and identity. […]

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Professor Miriam Ticktin’s New Piece on Women’s Rights and Sanctuary

Miriam Ticktin is the Chair of Anthropology at the New School for Social Research, and recently published an op-ed on women’s rights and the sanctuary movement in Truth Out. Check it out here!  

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Professor Abou Farman’s Latest Piece on the Sanctuary Movement

Abou Farman is an artist and anthropologist teaching at the New School for Social Research. His latest piece, “In Defense of Sanctuary”, was recently published in The Baffler. Check it out here.    

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Director Aleinikoff Publishes Piece in AJIL Unbound

This week, Director Aleinikoff published a new piece in AJIL Unbound, a publication part of the American Journal of International Law. The article, titled “Toward a Global System of Human Mobility: Three Thoughts”, can be read here. An abstract is below: Migration is already a significant global phenomenon, and it is likely to become more so. According to […]

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Call for Applications: Visiting Scholar, 2017/2018

The Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility is pleased to invite applications for the position of Visiting Scholar, 2017-2018. As a leading New York center for migration research and policy, the Zolberg Institute seeks applications from experts globally with scholarship that intersects the fields of migration studies and mobility. Visiting Scholars should be committed to […]

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Call for Applications: The Zolberg IRC Fellowship

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) and the Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility at The New School are pleased to announce the creation of a fellowship program designed to connect students to teams working to solve the global refugee crisis. With over 65 million people displaced globally, the world is facing an unprecedented challenge.  More […]

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DADAAB IS A PLACE ON EARTH: Architecture in the Twilight of the World’s Largest Refugee Camp

    Dadaab is a Place on Earth: Architecture in the Twilight of the World’s Largest Refugee Camp April 18, 2017, 6:00-8:00 P.M., 20 Cooper Square, 2nd Floor, New York University   This moderated discussion concerns architecture and emergency urbanism in history, focusing on the constructed environment of the UNHCR-administered refugee camp complex at Dadaab, Kenya, near […]

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Call for Applications: 2017- 2018 Post-Doctoral fellowship at the Zolberg Institute

The Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility, as part of The New School, is pleased to announce a post-doctoral fellowship for the 2017- 2018 academic year. The Fellow will be expected to assist in the development of the Zolberg Institute’s core curriculum on migration and will teach two courses during the 2017-2018 academic year. The […]

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