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I don’t think I am recognized as a ‘highly skilled’ migrant, at least not all the time and in every context”. Exploring the narratives of highly educated migrants in Denmark

PhD defence by Ashika Niraula, MA.

Info about event


Thursday 22 October 2020,  at 15:00 - 18:00



Assessment committee:

  • Professor Emeritus, Pauline Gardiner Barber, Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, Dalhousie University
  • Associate Professor Arnfinn H. Midtbøen, Department of Sociology and Human Geography, University of Oslo
  • Associate professor Hanne Adriansen, (chair), Danish School of Education, Aarhus University

Main supervisor:

  • Associate Professor Karen Valentin, Danish School of Education, Aarhus University,


Associate Professor, Lisanne Wilken, Department of Culture and Society, Aarhus University

The defence will be moderated in English by Associate Professor Gritt B. Nielsen, Danish School of Education, Aarhus University.

For a digital version of the dissertation before the defence, please contact Ashika Niraula at asni@edu.au.dk by 21 October 2020, 3 p.m.


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