Professor Jenny Phillimore

Jenny PhillmoreJenny's role on the TLANG project is as project superdiversity and interdisciplinary research expert.  Jenny attends TLANG's meetings providing advice on methods and on impact activities.

Jenny has researched widely in the fields of migration and superdiversity. Over the past decade she has managed teams of researchers focusing on access to health, education, employment, training, and housing integration with a particular focus on integration and organisational change in the UK and EU. Jenny co-directs the New Migration and Social Policy MA programme, sits on the University Senate, and is a Fellow of the RSA. She has advised local, regional, national and European Government. As well as working at IASS she is also an investigator at the Third Sector Research Centre where her focus is on social networking and civil society actions and the impacts of grassroots community activity with a specific interest in migrant communities.