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Andrew Geddes

Andrew Geddes is Director of the Migration Policy Centre and Part-Time Professor at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies. He is Professor of Politics at the University of Sheffield where he was Head of Department between January 2008 and September 2011. He was a Fernand Braudel Senior Fellow in the Department of Social and Political Sciences at EUI during the academic year 2011-12. His research focuses on the governance of international migration, with a particular emphasis on Europe and the European Union. Recent publication includes: ‘Political Change in South East Europe: The Dynamics of Europeanisation and Multi-Level Governance’ (2013). Between 2009-11, he was a member of the Lead Expert Group appointed by the UK Government’s Chief Scientific Advisor to analyse the relationship between global environmental change and migration.