Katie Kuschminder

Research Fellow, Global Governance Programme, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute

Katie Kuschminder is a Research Fellow at the Global Governance Programme, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute funded by a Rubicon Grant from The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) and an affiliated researcher at Maastricht Graduate School of Governance and United Nations University-MERIT at Maastricht University. Katie’s research is in the field of international migration with a focus on irregular, transit and return migration. Her current work examines irregular migrants decision making factors in transit. Katie obtained her PhD from Maastricht University in 2014.

Experience

  • 2016–present
    Research Fellow, European University Institute
  • 2016–present
    Affiliated Migration Researcher, Maastricht University

Education

  • 2014 
    Maastricht University , PhD

Grants and Contracts

  • 2016
    Rubicon Grant
    Role:
    Principal Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)