Research Committees

RC31 Sociology of Migration


Established in 1972


The goal of the RC31 is to advance sociological knowledge on Sociology of Migration throughout the world. Its general objectives are to promote high quality research on migration and the international exchange of scientific information in this field.

To know more about the history of RC31, go to Bulletin 29 (1982), pp. 11-13.

Board 2018 - 2022. Extended 2023

President David BARTRAM, University of Leicester, United Kingdom,
Vice-President Loretta BALDASSAR, Edith Cowan University, Australia 
Secretary Caroline PLUSS, University of Liverpool in Singapore, Singapore,
Newsletter Editor Oshrat HOCHMAN, GESIS Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, Germany,
Board Members Susanne Y.P. CHOI, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Thomas FAIST, Bielefeld University, Germany
Luin GOLDRING, York University, Canada
Ana LOPEZ-SALA, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), Spain
Hideki TARUMOTO, Waseda University, Japan

Program Coordinator for XX ISA World Congress 2023 is:


RC31 Newsletter is published twice a year and distributed electronically to RC31 members.
Send submissions to Editor, David BARTRAM, University of Leicester, UK,

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