Josiane Matar

DPhil in Migration Studies

Worcester College

Research keywords: Urbanism, refugees, non-state actors, Lebanon, Kenya

Research interests: My research draws attention to under-explored dimensions of mobility and urbanization within the Global South. It aims to explore how the presence of refugees changes the social and political landscapes of host countries, particularly in urban areas where the government is absent or indifferent.

Supervisor: Professor Loren Landau