Zoë Jordan

Email: zoe.jordan-2016@brookes.ac.uk




Zoë is a researcher at the Centre for Development and Emergency Practice (CENDEP), Oxford Brookes University. She works on forced migration and humanitarian response, primarily in protracted urban contexts.  

She has recently completed a PhD looking at humanitarianism and household-level refugee hosting relationships in Jordan, focusing on the experiences of young Sudanese men. In her current work, she is looking at young people’s trajectories between education and employment in the context of protracted displacement in Jordan and Lebanon.  

She teaches on the core module ‘An Introduction to Refugee and Forced Migration Studies’) on the MA in Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies at the School of Advanced Study, University of London, and on the MA Humanitarian Practice and Peacebuilding and the MA Development and Emergency Practice programmes at CENDEP. She has several years’ experience working in humanitarian response in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Haiti and Jordan.