Dr. Dora Sampaio, 2018-2021
Dora Sampaio is now Assistant Professor in the Department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning, Utrecht University. From 2018 until 2021 she was a Post-doctoral Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity. Previously, she was an Associate Tutor and Guest Lecturer at the University of Sussex, where she taught in the fields of human geography and migration studies, and Research Fellow at the Centre for Geographical Studies of the University of Lisbon, where she collaborated on a number of national and international projects in the field of migration studies. Her research interests lie at the intersection of ageing and transnational (im)mobilities, focusing on issues of care, intergenerational relationships, inequality, and strategy over the life course. She has published findings from her research in Area, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, Journal of Rural Studies, Finisterra, as well as in a number of edited volumes.