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Lena Imeraj

Postdoctoral Researcher , Geography
+32 2 614 81 42


Lena Imeraj is the coordinator of the Brussels Centre for Urban Studies as well as a postdoctoral researcher of the Cosmopolis Centre for Urban Research and Interface Demography at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.

Her research interests are residential segregation and urban geographies, in relation to ethnicity/ethnic diversity, migration/mobility and socioeconomic inequalities. She is specialised in quantitative methodologies and advanced statistical methods. She is/was involved in several international and interdisciplinary projects, such as ResSegr (JPI Urban Europe), Cities and Newcomers (VUB Interdisciplinary Research Programme), Bruxodus (INNOVIRIS), BRUTUS (VUB-Foundation) and AirBRU (INNOVIRIS).

Research Expertise: Migration and residential mobility; migrants and minorities; ethnic geographies; urban geography; population dynamics; residential segregation; socioeconomic inequalities

Research Methodology: Quantitative statistical methods


Room F4.70
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Pleinlaan 2
1050 Brussels