Simon Andersson, PhD in procedural law, will begin a post doc position at the Department of Law, Uppsala University, in September 2018. Simon will be working with a project on the detention of deportees.
The Department of Philosophy at Uppsala University through legal philosopher Patricia Mindus and the migration law team at the Faculty of Law, Gothenburg University, have joined the network.
On 22 May 2018, Matthew Scott will defend his PhD thesis on Refugee Status Determination in the Context of ‘Natural’ Disasters and Climate Change: A Human Rights-Based Approach. Matthew Scott is first amongst the L/UMIN PhD students to defend their theses.
Eleni Karageorgiou and Dr. Vladislava Stoyanova have signed a book contract. The forthcoming book The New Asylum and Transit Countries in Europe During and in the Aftermath of the 2015/2016 Crisis, V Stoyanova and E Karageorgiou (eds) (Brill, 2018) will appear within the Brill International Refugee Law Series.