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Associate Professor, Wageningen University

Ingrid Boas is an associate professor at the Environmental Policy Group of Wageningen University. Ingrid does research in the fields of environmental change, mobilities, and governance, with a focus on the topic of environmental/climate change-related human mobility. Her PhD (University of Kent, 2014) examined the securitization of climate migration, funded by the UK Economic Social Research Council. In 2016, she was awarded a personal grant with the Netherlands Scientific Organization to study environmental migration in the context of the digital age. Ingrid’s work has appeared in journals such as Global Environmental Politics, Environmental Politics, Geoforum, the Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, Nature Climate Change, and in the monograph (Routledge, 2015) on Climate migration and security: Securitization as a strategy in climate change politics.


  • –present
    Associate Professor, Wageningen University


  • 2014 
    University of Kent, PHD, Politics and International Relations