Think tank

Brussels Interdisciplinary Research centre on Migration and Minorities

Brussels Interdisciplinary Research centre on Migration and Minorities ‒ BIRMM

Brussels, Belgium

The Brussels Interdisciplinary Research centre for Migration and Minorities is a recognised Centre of Expertise at the Vrije Universoty Brussels (VUB) bringing together over 100 researchers from 11 disciplines. The Centre aims to increase the visibility of VUB research on questions relating migration and minorities. It will develop and support interdisciplinary research projects in these fields. The Centre also stimulates networking among the VUB research groups and of VUB researchers in international and local networks. The research orientation is international yet particular attention is paid to the dynamics in Brussels and Belgium.

Contact details

Website:
https://birmm.research.vub.be/

Address:
Pleinlaan 2 1050 Brussel, Belgium

Country:
Belgium

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Belgium, Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
2018
Age (years)
Brussels Interdisciplinary Research centre on Migration and Minorities
 3
Belgium average
 23
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Ilke Adam, Prof. Florian Trauner
Leader gender: Both male and female (more than one person)
Staff size
2019
Brussels Interdisciplinary Research centre on Migration and Minorities
 111
Belgium average
 34
Global average
 121
% Female staff
2019
Brussels Interdisciplinary Research centre on Migration and Minorities
 63%
Belgium average
 43%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Brussels Interdisciplinary Research centre on Migration and Minorities
 63%
Belgium average
 35%
Global average
 35%

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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