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Prof. dr. M. (Marcel) Lubbers


Marcel Lubbers is Professor of Interdisciplinary Social Science: Relations between groups and cultures at Utrecht University, where he leads the European Research Centre on Migration and Ethnic Relations (ERCOMER). He is known for his work on right-wing radicalism, nationalism and immigrants’ integration.

He coordinated and contributed to the creation of panel datasets to study immigrant integration paths, in particular in the first years after immigration. His research has been funded by NWO (VENI (2003); VIDI (2008); NWO Middelgroot (2013); NORFACE (2010 and 2015)). He published interdisciplinary in journals in Sociology (European Sociological Review), Political Science (European Journal of Political Research; European Union Politics) and in the field of Migration Studies (Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies).




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