Gyuchan Kim and Professor Majella Kilkey’s most recent publication: ‘Marriage Migration Policy in South Korea: Social Investment beyond the Nation State’.

Guychan Kim, Doctoral Researcher in the department of Sociological Studies and Professor Majella Kilkey, co-director of the Migration Research Group, have recently published the article titled: ‘Marriage Migration Policy in South Korea: Social Investment beyond the Nation State’ in International Migration. The article seeks to contribute to understandings of South Korea’s approach to marriage migration. ...

Majella Kilkey and Louise Ryan presented: ‘Sustainable care in the context of ageing in and out of place: challenges of Brexit’ – at the Community, Work and Family Conference, Milan, Italy, 25-27 May 2017.

Sheffield MRG co-deriectors, Majella Kilkey and Louise Ryan have participated in a 3-day conference in Milan on ‘Community, Work and Family’. During the conference they presented a paper titled ‘Sustainable care in the context of ageing in and out of place: challenges of Brexit’.

Sheffield MRG co-directors participate in discussion on Migration and Families in Europe

Migration Research at Sheffield’s co-directors Professor Louise Ryan and Dr Majella Kilkey participated in a two-day conference about Migration and Families in Europe, held by the Centre on Dynamics of Diversity at the University of Manchester, at the beginning of February. A recent blog post about the conference explores the discussions held by academics, policy makers ...

Europe, Migration and the New Politics of (I)nsecurity network

A new international research network will bring together migration researchers at the four White Rose institutions to examine Europe’s ‘new’ politics of (in)security. Following an inception event in September 2016, three seminars will follow in 2017. The seminars will focus attention on what the claim of a novel migration ‘crisis’ allows governing bodies to do ...

Dr. Majella Kilkey Publishes New Book: Family Life in an Age of Migration and Mobility

Migration Research @ Sheffield’s Co-Director Dr. Majella Kilkey (Department of Sociological Studies, University of Sheffield) just published a new book, Family Life in an Age of Migration and Mobility (2016). Co-edited with Ewa Palenga-Möllenbeck, this insightful book looks at how in an age of migration and mobility, many aspects of contemporary family life – from biological reproduction to marriage, from child-rearing ...

Migration Research @ Sheffield partner in a Jean Monnet Network

The MRG is a partner in a Jean Monnet Network – “CTRL + Enter Europe: Jean Monnet Migrant Crisis Network (MIGRATE)”, awarded funding for three years in the 2016 call. The network will focus on the ‘Balkan human corridor’ of Europe’s ‘migration crisis’, addressing the question – ‘To what extent can further EU integration and enlargement ...