Department of Political Science

Liv Bjerre

Assistant Professor

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Liv Bjerre

Assistant Professor

  • Department of Political Science
Postal address:
Bartholins Allé 7
1332, 218
8000
Aarhus C
Denmark

Email: libj@ps.au.dk

Education:
2020: PhD, Sociology, Humboldt University, Berlin
2011: MSc, Sociology, University of Copenhagen

Employments:
2020- : Assistant Professor (Political Science, Aarhus University)
2018-2020 (on and off): Research Assistant (Social Sciences and Business, Roskilde University)
2018-2019: Visiting Scholar (Political Science, University of Copenhagen)
2017-2018: Visiting Scholar (Danish Institute for International Studies)
2011-2018: Research Fellow (Migration, Integration, Transnationalization, WZB Berlin Social Science Center)

Liv's research focuses on immigration and integration policy and the effect of policy on international migration as well as on the integration of immigrants into the host society. She is one of the authors behind the Immigration Policy in Comparison (IMPIC) Database, which provides a set of sophisticated quantitative indices to measure immigration policies in a comprehensive way across time, countries and policy fields. She has published in the areas of migration studies, index construction and welfare studies.