Chunjie Zhang's Paper Released in Cambridge's European Review

April 01, 2020

Global Migration Center Affiliate Chunjie Zhang's paper, "Remembering Colonialism and Encountering Refugees: Decolonization in Jenny Erpenbeck’s Go, Went, Gone" was recently published online in Cambridge University's journal European Review. From the abstract:

Working Paper by Zachariah Rutledge Released

March 27, 2020

A new working paper by GMC Graduate Student Affiliate Zachariah Rutledge has been released. The paper discusses the future of the agricultural labor market in an increasingly digitized world and makes note of migration as a solution to agricultural labor shortages in developed countries. 

Read the paper here:

IZA Discussion Paper Released

March 23, 2020

Global Migration Center affiliates Giovanni Peri, Derek Rury, and Justin C. Wiltshire have released a new IZA discussion paper, The Economic Impact of Migrants from Hurricane Maria.

Hiring for Program Director Position

March 20, 2020

We are looking to hire a Program Director for the UC Davis Global Migration Center, starting on June 1st, 2020. 

The Director will have a key role in the core activities of the center, which include research, grant writing and management, policy action, outreach, and training.

The ideal candidate will be a person with a master in Public Policy or International Affairs or a JD or similar degrees, with expertise and possibly some experience in US immigration and US immigration policies.

Caitlin Patler's Paper, "'Citizens but for Papers'..." featured in Social Problems

March 04, 2020
GMC Affiliate Caitlin Patler's paper "'Citizens but for Papers:' Undocumented Youth Organizations, Anti-Deportation Campaigns, and the Reframing of Citizenship" was recognized by Social Problems, a top-rated sociology journal, as a "high impact article". It was also recognized as having been the second most cited article of 2018-2019.