Prof. Dr. Melissa Siegel
Professor of Migration Studies
United Nations University - MERIT
Melissa Siegel is Head of Migration Studies and Head of the Migration and Development research section at UNU-MERIT & Maastricht University where she manages several migration research projects and educational programmes.
Prof. Siegel has led numerous research projects related to migration and development for a variety of government and UN agencies, universities and non-governmental organisations.
Prof. Siegel has implemented teaching programmes in a wide variety of academic and professional environments in many different countries.
Prof. Siegel has published on numerous topics related to migration, including academic journal articles and book chapters, as well as reports, policy briefs, and blogs for a wider audience.