Migration and Citizenship Research Initiative
News and Events
EUDO EUDO Citizenship site launch
Monto Heritage Monto Heritage Project Exhibit
New Irish Politics New Irish Politics
Report Launch
Interparliamentary Integration
Inter-Parliamentary Body Inquiry
Immigration and Integration 'Immigration and Integration: The Irish Knowledge Gap'
Summer IP First UCD ERASMUS Summer Doctoral Programme

ERASMUS Mundus Joint European Master in
International Migration and Social Cohesion

The Migration & Citizenship Research Initiative is located in the Humanities Institute of Ireland at UCD. It is a multi-disciplinary, cross-university and cross-sector research infrastructure and network that supports critically engaged research at national and international levels.

Research Themes

The collective expertise and research interests of the staff, postgraduate and cross-sector partners and affiliates cover three cross-cutting and overlapping thematic research areas:

  • Identity, Citizenship & Civil Society:
    Community Development & Integration, Civic & Political Participation & Cultural Capital

  • Immigration, Social Policy & Institutional Change:
    Interculturalism and Inequalities in Health, Education, Employment & Mobility, Housing & Residency

  • Regional & Global Trends & Transformations:
    EU policy & European Integration; Culture, Diaspora & Development