Parvati Nair

Model International Mobility Convention (MIMC) Networking Group; United Nations University Institute on Globalization, Culture and Mobility (UNU-GCM)

Parvati Nair is the founding director of the United Nations University Institute on Globalization, Culture and Mobility (UNU-GCM). She is also professor of Hispanic, cultural and migration Studies at Queen Mary, University of London, where she was formerly the director of the Centre for the Study of Migration.

Her research focus is on the fields of community, migration, displacement, marginality, ethnicity, gender and cultural memory. Much of her work has focused on these issues as represented in photography, film and music. She is also the founder and principal editor of Crossings: Journal of Migration and Culture.

Featured Work

SEP 20, 2016 Podcast

Is Successful Integration Possible? Best Practices from North America and Europe

How can societies help migrants integrate into the schools, work forces, and cultures of their new communities? In a partnership with the Government of Catalonia, ...