The Internal Displacement Research Programme's network of research affiliates aims to facilitate collaborative work between PhD students and emerging scholars, integrating research on internal displacement from around the world. It is open to any researcher registered on a programme of doctorate on a relevant topic at the time of application.

Find out how to join the network here.

Philip Alesin

Philip Alesin

PhD Scholar at the School of Political Science and International Studies,
The University of Queensland

Leena Azzam

Consultant, African Union Commission, Department of Health, Humanitarian Affairs and Social Development

Dr Samer Bakkour

Dr Samer Bakkour

Lecturer at the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies, University of Exeter

Jennefer Bagaporo

Jennefer Bagaporo

Research affiliate at the Research Institute for Mindanao Culture (RIMCU) at Xavier University, Philippine

Dr Seun Bamidele

Research Fellow at the Centre for Legal Integration in Africa, Faculty of Law, University of the Western Cape, South Africa

Dr Carolin Funke

Senior researcher, Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict

Alemayehu B. Hordofa

PhD Researcher, International Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)

Rita Iorbo

Assistant Professor, Jindal School of International Affairs (JSIA), O.P. Jindal Global University

Dr Lidia Kuzemska

Tutor: Protecting human rights, refugees and displaced persons in international law
Sociologist working on IDP issues in Ukraine

Thomas McGee

PhD researcher, Peter McMullin Centre on Statelessness, Melbourne Law School

Dr. Sébastien Moretti

Dr Sébastien Moretti

Senior Displacement & Durable Solutions Adviser with the Office of the Resident Coordinator (RCO), Libya

Steve Miron

Researcher working and publishing on environmental mobility, disaster displacement and climate change adaptation

Liam Moore

PhD Candidate | Academic Tutor | Research Assistant - University of Wollongong

Edita Muhammad Nma

PhD candidate in International Relations at Eastern Mediterranean University, Cyprus

Luis Eduardo Pérez Murcia

Research fellow at the “Ageing in a Time of Mobility” Research Group, Max-Planck-Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity

Faith Olanrewaju

Dr Faith Olanrewaju

Lecturer, Department of Political Science and International Relations, Covenant University, Nigeria

Dr Domenico Tabasso

Senior Economist at the World Bank – UNHCR Joint Data Center on Forced Displacement.

Melissa Weihmayer

Melissa Weihmayer

PhD Candidate, London School of Economics and Political Science, Department of Geography and Environment