Dr. Maria Schiller, 2013-2018

Curriculum Vitae

Maria Schiller is now an Assistant Professor for Public Policy, Migration, and Diversity at Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) and a specialist on urban governance of migration-related diversity. She leads the research theme “Inclusive Cities and Citizens” in EUR’s “Vital Cities and Citizens” initiative and coordinates the LDE-Master program “Governance of Migration and Diversity”. Prior to joining EUR, she worked as a Post-doctoral Fellow at the Department of Socio-Cultural Diversity, where she examined local responses to migration, in particular focusing on institutional change, street-level bureaucrats’ practice, and claims-making by immigrants and residents, and often takes a comparative perspective. Maria holds a Ph.D. in Migration Studies from the University of Kent and an M.A. in Social and Cultural Anthropology from the University of Vienna.

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