Talitha Dubow is a researcher within the Migration Group at UNU-MERIT/ Maastricht Graduate School of Governance. Her research focuses on the migration trajectories and decision-making of refugees and other migrants. Prior to joining UNU-MERIT and Maastricht University, Talitha worked on research projects spanning innovation and entrepreneurship, civic engagement and political participation, and counter-radicalisation and violent extremism. Talitha holds an MSc in Public Policy and Human Development from Maastricht University/UNU-MERIT, with a specialisation in Migration Studies. Talitha obtained her BA in French and Spanish from the University of Cambridge.