Persons

Nihad El-Kayed

since 2017 Research Associate at the Department of Social Sciences, Department Diversity and Social Conflict as well as at the Berliner Institut für empirische Integrations- und Migrationsforschung (BIM), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.

Principal investigator in research projects „Welcoming Neighborhoods – conditions of social cohesion in super-diverse communities“ and „From Demolition to Immigration? New perspectives for peripheral estates“ (both funded by BMBF).

2012-2018 PhD, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin: „Local Conditions of Democracy – The relevance of neighborhoods for first and second-generation immigrants“

2015-2017 Research Associate at Berliner Institut für empirische Integrations- und Migrationsforschung (BIM), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

2014 Visiting Researcher, Department of Sociology, University of California Berkeley, U.S.

2012-2015 PhD scholarship Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung e.V.

2011 M.A. Soziologie, Universität Bielefeld

2008 B.A. Sozialwissenschaften, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf

 

Research Interests

citizenship and migration, local dimensions of citizenship, neighborhood research, social and political inequality, social networks and social capital, mixed methods, sport and migration

 

Selected Publications

2019 with Tina Nobis: Social Inequality and Sport in Germany – a Multidimensional and Intersectional Perspective. In: European Journal for Sport and Society, 16(1), 5-26.

2018 with Ulrike Hamann: Refugees‘ Access to Housing and Residency in German Cities: Internal Border Regimes and Their Local Variations. In: Social Inclusion, 6(1), 135-146.

2017 with Naika Foroutan, Ulrike Hamann, Susanna Jorek: Zwischen Lager und Mietvertrag – Wohnunterbringung von geflüchteten Frauen in Berlin und Dresden. Berlin: Berliner Institut für empirische Integrations- und Migrationsforschung (BIM), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.

2017 with Johannes Giesecke, Martin Kroh, Ingrid Tucci, Anne-Luise Baumann: Armutsgefährdung bei Personen mit Migrationshintergrund. Vertiefende Analysen auf Basis von SOEP und Mikrozensus. SOEP Papers 907, Berlin: DIW Berlin.

2016 with Julia Meinert: Kriminalität und die Wahrnehmung der Nachbarschaft. In: Jost Reinecke / Mark Stemmler / Jochen Wittenberg (Hg.): Devianz und Delinquenz im Kinder- und Jugendalter. Ungleichheitsdimensionen und Risikofaktoren. Wiesbaden: VS Verlag, 97-116.

2012 with Talja Blokland und Jenna Büchy: Beyond formal rights. Challenges to political participation. In: Dziewulska, Agata / Ostrowska, Anna (Hg.): New neighbors – at the diversity of migrants‘ political involvement. Warschau: Centre for Europe, 151-166.

 

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