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Cláudia Pereira
Department of Sociology
Office 231
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Research Fields
Emigration and immigration
Refugee population
Roma population
Public policy
Christianity and Hinduism in India
Castes and tribes in Goa
Research Group
Migration, Mobility and Ethnicity
Cláudia Pereira holds a PhD in anthropology with a post-doctorate in sociology. She is a Research Fellow and Professor at ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon (IUL), integrated at the Centre for Research and Studies in Sociology (CIES-IUL). She has focused on linking research, teaching and public policies.Previously she did the Erasmus programme during her undergraduate degree at Vrije Universiteit in the Netherlands and was a Visiting Scholar during her PhD at Brown University in the USA. Claudia was the co-coordinator for the international Master’s degree Erasmus Mundus in Social Work with Family and Children and a guest lecturer at the partner universities, i.e., the University of Gothenburg, the University of Makerere and the University of Stavanger.Pereira is the executive coordinator of the Emigration Observatory (OEm) Portugal, which carries out statistical research on the Portuguese in all countries. Among other activities, the OEm team is responsible for the Yearly Statistical Report on Portuguese Emigration produced for the Ministry of Foreign ... [more info]
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