Dr Nando Sigona is Senior Research Officer at the Refugee Studies Centre, currently working on research on statelessness, diasporas and immigration and citizenship regimes in the EU (with Dr Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh), and on transitions to adulthood of former unaccompanied asylum seeking children in Europe (with Dr Elaine Chase and Professor Robert Walker). He teaches on the MSc in Migration Studies. He has taught sociology of migration and forced migration at Oxford Brookes University and City University London.
His main research interests include: irregular and child migration; governance and governmentality of forced migration in the EU; and the intersection of rights, citizenship and belonging. Nando is a leading expert on Romani politics and anti-Gypsyism in Europe.
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