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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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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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Check out the podcast of a panel with experts on Trump’s Executive Orders

On March 1st, the Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility at The New School hosted a panel entitled “The Trump Executive Orders on Immigration and Refugees: A legal and policy discussion” featuring Professor Alexandra Delano (Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts), Eleanor Acer (Human Rights First), and Kavita Pawria-Sanchez (NYC Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs). Please click here to listen […]

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Director Aleinikoff publishes the piece “Travel Ban 2.0”

Check out Director Aleinikoff’s Travel Ban 2.0: “[The] changes are strategic, not principled”.

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Nancy Hiemstra’s HuffPost piece on separating families at the border

Check out 2015-16 Visiting Scholar Nancy Hiemstra’s piece about Trump’s idea to separate immigrant mothers and children at the border: “What would you do to save your kids? The outrage of separating immigrant families at the border“

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JONATHAN BACH’S NEW BOOK ON URBANIZATION AND MIGRATION IN SHENZHEN

Jonathan Bach, Associate Professor and Chair of the Global Studies Program, has edited a new book, Learning from Shenzhen, from the University of Chicago Press. This multidisciplinary volume, the first of its kind, presents an account of China’s contemporary transformation via one of its most important yet overlooked cities: Shenzhen, located just north of Hong […]

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