I am very honoured and excited that I have recently been awarded the NWO (Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research) Rubicon Grant.
With a Rubicon grant, researchers are expected to conduct research for a period up to 24 months at a foreign institute. My project will be focused on Syrian and Nigerian migrants in Italy:
When irregular migration and asylum converge
Dr. K.A. (Katie) Kuschminder, from Maastricht University will be going to Italy, European University Institute, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, for 24 months. Topic: Destination or in transit? Decision-making factors of Syrian and Nigerian migrants in Italy.