Karin Scherschel
Prof. Dr. Karin Scherschel
Chair of Flight and Migration Research

Since March 2020, Prof. Dr. Karin Scherschel is the first holder of the new KU Professorship of Flight and Migration Research at the KU Faculty of History and Social Sciences. At the same time, she is also the new academic director of the Center for Flight and Migration at the KU since April 2020. As a sociologist, Professor Karin Scherschel focuses on questions related to flight and asylum, migration, racism and social inequality and participation.