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Maarten Vink

Maarten Vink is Part-Time Professor at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, where he is also Co-Director of the European Union Democracy Observatory on Citizenship (EUDO CITIZENSHIP). In addition, he is joint coordinator of Standing Committee ‘Migration, Citizenship and Political Participation’ of the network of scholars on International Migration, Integration and Social Cohesion (IMISCOE). Vink is also Professor of Political Science and Political Sociology at Maastricht University, where he is Co-Director of the Maastricht Center for Citizenship, Migration and Development (MACIMIDE). Starting in September 2016, Vink leads the 5-year research project ‘Migrant Life Course and Legal Status Transition (MiLifeStatus)’ funded by a Consolidator Grant of the European Research Council.